Who is Leonard Ellerbe?
American businessman and former boxer Leonard Ellerbe, was born under the zodiac sign Virgo on 6 September 1965, in the USA. He began attracting attention while he was boxing, while he’s today perhaps known best for being a co-founder and CEO of the company Mayweather, which helps promote boxing and manage boxers, while one of the most popular boxers with whom the company’s worked is Jessie Vargas.
Leonard co-founded the company together with American former professional boxer and boxing promoter Floyd Joy Mayweather Jr, who’s widely regarded as one of the best boxers of all-time; Floyd retired undefeated, after having won 15 major world titles.
Education and early life
Leonard was raised in the US by his parents, whose privacy he respects and is thus yet to talk about them in public; it’s believed that Leonard’s father was a boxing coach and his mother a housewife, but this hasn’t been addressed by Leonard. He hasn’t talked about whether or not he has siblings, but it’s believed that Leonard was raised alongside two older sisters.
He became passionate about boxing while attending a local high school; Leonard would often get into fights, and his father signed him up for boxing lessons so that he would both learn to fight and stay off the streets. He was into a couple of other activities during his teenage year,s as he enjoyed appeared in school plays, running track and playing football.
Leonard matriculated in 1984, and then instead of enrolling at college chose to join the US Air Force; he retired after having served an undisclosed number of years, and then spent a couple of years boxing as an amateur, prior to focusing on being a businessman.
Most viewed YouTube videos
Leonard doesn’t have a YouTube channel, but is still quite popular on the video sharing service thanks to various other users who’ve shared videos of him; most of these feature him giving interviews and talking about boxing, while a few feature him during the days when he boxed as an amateur. We’ll be covering Leonard’s three most viewed videos as these have contributed to his overall popularity.
His #1 video “Adrien Broner – STSASU!! #leonardellerbe #adrienbroner #fyp” was posted by U. O. D. Boxing on 16 June 2022 and has been watched over 2.5 million times, while it’s amassed more than 120,000 likes; it features Leonard talking to American professional boxer Adrien Broner.
Leonard’s second most viewed video “Adrien Broner Erupts, Goes At It With Leonard Ellerbe – Mayweather CEO: ‘ALL Y’ALL AGAINST ME” was posted by FightHype.com on 19 April 2018 and has since been watched over 1.7 million times; it’s more or less the same as the above mentioned #1 video.
His #3 video “”That Was The Biggest Joke Of The Night” – Floyd Mayweather Responds to Adrien Broner Calling Him Out” was posted by FightHype.com on 2 April 2016 and has since been viewed over 1.6 million times; it features Floyd reacting to Adrien Broner’s comments about him.
Leonard’s active on various social media networks, mostly because it’s good for his career to remain visible. He’s today followed by over 100,000 people on Instagram, on which he’s posted close to 200 pictures and videos, most of these being in one way or another related to boxing.
Leonard’s tweeted close to 16,000 times since the creation of his Twitter account in June 2011, and there are today over 80,000 people following him; he’s mostly into sharing videos which feature various professional boxers being interviewed, or fighting.
Leonard also has a Facebook profile, onto which he today has 505 friends ,but which he uses only to stay in touch with his real life friends and family members; it’s widely believed that Leonard doesn’t interact with his fans on this network.
He doesn’t have a TikTok account, but one can say that he’s popular on this network thanks to various users uploading videos of Leonard, all of which together have amassed nearly 4.5 million views.
Love life and marriage
Leonard can rarely be heard speaking about his love life in media, as he respects his and his wife Thatcher Mavis’ privacy; not many details have been disclosed about Thatcher as she’s a private woman, but it’s believed that she was a model when she met Leonard.
He hasn’t talked about how and when he met Thatcher, but it’s known that they have a daughter Emer and son Nockatt Elerbe together; Leonard doesn’t usually feature his children in his Instagram pictures and videos, as he wants them to be able to lead normal lives away from the media’s attention.
There are no other women whom Leonard’s perhaps been with, that we know about; he’s married to Thatcher Mavis as of December 2023 and they have two children together.
Interesting facts and hobbies
Leonard loves to wear suits and has a large collection; nearly all of his Instagram pictures and videos feature him wearing a different suit.
He’s into travelling, and has been all around the world, mostly because of his career as a boxing promoter; Leonard still enjoys travelling around the US the most – his favorite city is Los Angeles, California.
Although he enjoys seeing tattoos on boxers, Leonard doesn’t have any.
He’s a philanthropist, and mostly because he’s an Air Force veteran, Leonard often donates money to Americans who’ve fought in wars.
He spends a lot of his spare time with his wife and children, and they can often be seen vacationing at popular locations; Leonard’s favorite season is summer, as he enjoys relaxing at the beach.
Will Smith’s one of Leonard’s favorite actors, and a couple of his favorite movies are “I Am Legend”, “Enemy of the State” and “Six Degrees of Separation”.
Age, height and net worth
Leonard’s age is 58. He’s 5ft 9ins (1.75m) tall, weighs around 210lbs (95kgs), is bald and has brown eyes.
Leonard’s net worth’s been estimated at over $120 million, as of December 2023.