Tiki Barber is a 1997 graduate of the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce (Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society), with a concentration in Management Information Systems. At UVA, Tiki excelled both academically and athletically - football and track and field. He left the Cavaliers as their all-time leading rusher and began a 10 year NFL career with the New York Football Giants. Tiki Barber joined Marshall Faulk and Marcus Allen as the only players in NFL history with at least 10,000 yards rushing and 5,000 yards receiving in a career.
In January of 2011, Tiki was inducted into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame, located in Portsmouth, VA.
Tiki serves as co-host of CBS Sports Radio’s national afternoon show, Tiki & Tierney, which is also simulcast on CBS Sports Network.
He is also an entrepreneur, co-founding Thuzio, Inc, the world’s most comprehensive software and service solution for talent procurement.
Julius is Thuzio's SaaS product providing a complete view of the commercial profiles for celebrities and influencers. The Thuzio Executive Club (TEC) provides members and their guests with memorable business & networking events throughout the year.
Tiki is a board member of the Fresh Air Fund and Kulture City, an autism awareness organization based in Birmingham, AL.
Tiki has also co-authored, with his twin brother, Ronde, three successful children’s books and eight young-adult novels. He also has published a memoir about his playing days entitled, “Tiki: My Life In The Game and Beyond.”
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