‘The quintessential American dream,’ Simone Biles can expect a post-Rio brand windfall

by Tanya Dua
Turns out, it pays to be the best in the world. U.S. gymnast Simone Biles arrived in Rio with brand endorsements already reportedly worth $2 million, including a range of TV, print and online campaigns for brands like Procter & Gamble’s Tide, United Airlines, Hershey’s, Core Power and GK Elite Gymnastics.Read the full article

Raising an Olympian: Simone Biles | Rio 2016 Olympic Games | P&G Thank You, Mom

In this Raising an Olympian story, see what it took to raise Simone Biles, U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Hopeful. This video is brought to you by Tide Pods and P&G, Proud Sponsor of Moms. Watch more P&G Thank You, Mom stories inspired by the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fM-NZjByFHw&list=PLoYEFZnRs4E_zeeKRHR2yAjSrX9F3i305&index=1 Visit P&G online Website: http://us.pg.com/ Google+: https://plus.google.com/b/109368247970918645647/+ThankYouMom/about/p/pub?pageId=109368247970918645647 Twitter: https://twitter.com/proctergamble Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/proctergamble Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/proctergamble/ It’s not every day a teenager asks to compete for her country.