Lafayette Hill native Michael Rubin’s Fanatics acquires Mitchell & Ness

Last week it was announced that, the sports-centric e-commerce business led by Lafayette Hill native Michael Rubin had acquired Mitchell & Ness. For this acquisition, Fanatics partnered with the likes of Jay-Z, Meek Mill, Lil Baby, Maverick Carter, and TikTok celebrities the D’Amelio family. The group reportedly paid $250 million for the vintage sports jersey brand.

While Fanatics is based in Jacksonville, Kynetic, Rubin’s holding company for his various e-commerce businesses, is based on the riverfront in Conshohocken.

Below is an interview Rubin did with CNBC’s Squawk Box about the acquisition.

Disclosure – Rubin is an investor in Burb Media, LLC, which is the parent company of

Photo: Mitchell & Ness