Shaun Neff

Entrepreneur, Advisor, & Investor


Shaun Neff is an Entrepreneur, Advisor, Investor, and the founder of Neff Headwear - a skate and lifestyle brand he launched in 2002.  A true original, Neff was a first of its kind snow and skate headwear company that reimagined & introduced the beanie to a global audience.  Sold in 45+ countries, Neff is a byproduct of its founder - fun, innovative, and always evolving.   “We are like a gumball machine; spitting out endless flavors for the world to consume,” stated Shaun Neff when asked to describe Neff.  We are not confined to one specific category; we are defined by reaching across multiple platforms like sports, fashion and entertainment."

Today, Neff is growing faster than ever as it continues to evolve into active fashion.  Neff's collaborations include Disney, The Simpsons, Nickelodeon, Richard Sherman and Kevin Durant adding to their impressive list of celebrity endorsers. Previous partnerships include Snoop Dogg, deadmau5, Wiz Khalifa, Mac Miller, Kate Upton and Scarlett Johansson.  

In 2017, Neff was acquired by San Diego based Mad Engine; and Shaun Neff remains its Chief Creative Officer.  In addition, Shaun has since become a partner with The Beach House Group spearheading the launch of such brands as Moon Oral Care, Florence makeup and skincare, and Beis Travel.