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The Nine Club features another OG New Yorker in episode 84. Jon Buscemi grew up skating with the Gino Iannucci/HUF/Keenan Milton/Ray Mate crew but went a separate career path working on Wall Street and eventually working his way into the sneaker industry through skateboarding. Inspirational to say the least!

 

Episode 84

The show that has skateboarders talking – This week Jon Buscemi discusses growing up in growing up in Long Island NY, getting his first board at a bike shop, coming out to California with Gino Iannucci, John Lucero picking him up at the airport, getting a job on Wall Street, becoming a road sales rep for Fourstar & Clae Footwear, moving in with Eric Koston at his MTV cribs house, working for DC shoes as a trend forecaster, designing iconic DC shoes, quitting DC to start his first company Gourmet, starting his second company GREATS, making luxury footwear and accessories with his brand Buscemi, Truff Hot sauce, opening Uncle Paulie’s Deli in Los Angeles and much more!