Isiah Lord Thomas, III, professional career spans more than three decades in business and sports. He has garnered worldwide attention for his contributions in all levels of professional basketball, including induction into the NBA Hall of Fame, and for his successful business initiatives and philanthropic endeavors. As a player, Thomas built a reputation as a tireless worker and formidable competitor. Considered one of the greatest “small men” ever to play professional basketball; he combined intelligence, court savvy, and physical gifts to attain true NBA superstardom.
Thomas is Chairman and CEO of ISIAH International LLC, and Isiah Imports, a certified minority owned investment holdings company. For over 30 years, he has been investing in new and existing businesses. He is the owner of several companies: Isiah Real Estate, a development firm specializing in commercial properties and most recently, Isiah Imports, the exclusive United States owner and importer of Cheurlin Champagnes. When he embarked on the journey of becoming a champagne importer, Isiah wanted healthy, great tasting champagne without the added sugar, and it had to be reasonably priced. It took years but that’s exactly what he found in Cheurlin Champagne.
Thomas also co-owns GRE3N Waste Removal and RE3 Recycling, with his daughter, Lauren. Thomas is also the co-owner of VESL Oils, a Colorado based cannabis company licensed to extract CBD oils and manufacturer CBD products, alongside his son, Joshua.