She was born on Tuesday, September 26, Is Jeanie Buss married or single, and who is she dating now? Buss is a daughter of Jerry Buss, a real estate investor who later owned the Lakers and other sports businesses. At age 19, she started in the family business as general manager of the Los Angeles Strings professional tennis team. Buss later became the owner of the Los Angeles Blades professional roller hockey team.
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Jeanie went to school at USC and studied business administration. She posed nude for Playboy magazine in , and two years later she posed naked for Sports Illustrated. Jeanie Buss gives the thumbs up next to the Lakers championship trophy. Jeanie Buss smiles and holds up a smooth rock which is supposed to be lucky given to her by fiancee Phil Jackson. I know it's too much of a stretch to inteview for Brian Shaw as coach, so when are you and Phil getting married? We need another great basketball mind in management.
Lakers Owner Jeanie Buss On Posing In Playboy: 'I’m Still Explaining It 20 Years Later'
Lakers owner Jeanie Buss said young professionals who dream of one day being in her position shouldn't necessarily follow her career path. Because me posing in Playboy had nothing to do with business. That was like a personal decision. For me, I was at the maturity level that I could do it.
At age 19, she started in the family business as general manager of the Los Angeles Strings professional tennis team. Buss later became the owner of the Los Angeles Blades professional roller hockey team. She was also president of the Great Western Forum before becoming vice president of the Lakers. After Buss's father died in , his controlling ownership of the Lakers passed to his six children via a family trust, with each sibling receiving an equal vote.