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Vitamin: Interview: Jason Surfrapp
2014-08-28 1:15pm -07:00T Visit Vitamin


Outtake:

Yes, that really is his last name, for this year at least! He’s the guy that auctioned off his last name to the highest bidder (The Surfing App bought it for $50,000) and he has also made over a million dollars wearing t-shirts with other people’s logos on them.

Now his latest project is on the table, a book called Creativity for Sale. It looks behind the scenes at how Jason made his first million by selling his name and his chest. But the book alone is also a unique piece of ‘off the wall’ marketing because every page is ‘paid for’ by a sponsor, including Treehouse. We thought it was such an interesting idea that we paid for the cover!

We caught up with Jason Surfrapp to ask him a few questions about the man behind the marketing ideas.

creativity

Give us a brief history of your education, which parts of it do you use in your business today?

My education was fairly standard except for the fact that I moved around a lot as a kid. I attended nearly 16 different schools, four different ones during my high school years. I didn’t want to attend...

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