Valentes Corleons is an Italian and Middle Eastern entrepreneur who kicked off a dynamic career first as a model and, through hard work and determination, forged contacts and successful partnerships with major publications and marquee brands. Mr. Corleons has a staggering net worth of over 27 million dollars through his various properties and business ventures. As you’d expect a man with ventures now in prime real estate, luxury cars and owning three of the top nightclubs in Denver; Dorchester Social, Purple Martini and his newest venture Beta 2.0. His nightclubs embody an international feel, a sleek and seductive space that welcomes the most diverse, interesting and influential guests and talent preforming from EDM DJs to Grammy-nominated Hip-hop artists. The motto is ‘one people, one vibe, one color’.
I caught up with him recently for a Q&A interview, please enjoy our conversation below.
What does Entrepurnership mean to you?
VC: To me, entrepreneurship means taking control of your life and being able to guide it as you see fit. Becoming your own boss and putting yourself in the position to truly get out what you put in.
How would you describe your style?
VC: Fashionable, Assertive, and adaptable being able to lead and follow as needed.
How did you get involved in the nightlife industry?
VC: I started out working as security and used my business management degree to transition to a management position.
What purchase of $100 or less has most positively impacted your life in the last six months?
VC: A mobile battery pack, I’m always on the move and use my phone for a large portion of my business so keeping my phone charged was always a hurdle
In the last five years, what new belief, behavior, or habit has most improved your life?
VC: The belief that I can be successful on my own and the behavior of putting in the same amount of time building myself.