|Real Name/Full Name||Gary Vaynerchuk|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Gary Vaynerchuk|
|Birth Place:||Babruysk, Belarus|
|Date of Birth/Birthday:||14 November 1975|
|Age/How Old:||45 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 67 Kg
In Pounds – 147 lbs
|Eye Color:||Light Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father –Sasha Vaynerchuk
Mother –Tamara Vaynerchuk
|Siblings:||AJ Vaynerchuk, Liz Vaynerchuk|
|School:||North Hunterdon High School|
|College:||Mount Ida College|
|Nationality:||American and Belarusian|
|Kids/Children Name:||Yes, (Xander Avi, Misha Ava)|
|Profession:||Entrepreneur, author, speaker, and internet personality|
|Net Worth:||$220 million|
|Last Updated:||April 2021|
Gary Vaynerchuk is an entrepreneur, author, speaker, and internet personality from Belarus-America. Gary Vaynerchuk is the co-founder of the restaurant reservation software firm called Resy as well as Empathy Wines. Gary Vaynerchuk is famous for his work in digital marketing and social media work, where he works as the chairperson of VaynerX company. The company is found in New York, and he is the CEO of VaynerMedia, a branch of VaynerX.
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Biography and Early Life
Gary Vaynerchuk was born on November 14, 1975, in Babryusk, Soviet Union. In 1978, his family moved to the United States. Gary Vaynerchuk is of Jewish lineage.
Gary Vaynerchuk grew up in Queens, New York City. He later relocated to Edison, New Jersey. When Gary Vaynerchuk was 14 years old, he started to work for his family’s retail business.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Gary Vaynerchuk in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Gary Vaynerchuk’s age is 45 years old as of today’s date 20th April 2021 having been born on 14 November 1975. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 147 lbs in Pound and 67 kg in Kilograms.
After immigration, Gary Vaynerchuk joined North Hunterdon High School, where he later graduated. For his higher education, Gary Vaynerchuk joined Mount Ida College in Newton, Massachusetts. He later graduated with a bachelor’s degree.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Gary Vaynerchuk has a wife called Lizzie Vaynerchuk, whom he married in 2004. They have two children together, Misha Eva Vaynerchuk and Xander Avi Vaynerchuk. Gary Vaynerchuk is active on his various social media platforms.
Is Gary Vaynerchuk Gay?
Gary Vaynerchuk’s sexuality is straight. He married his wife Lizzie Vaynerchuk in 2004.
Gary Vaynerchuk is the co-founder of Resy, a restaurant-reservation application. In 2019, American Express owned the application. He is also the co-founder of winery Empathy Wines, which Constellation Brands later acquired in 2020.
In 1998 when Gary Vaynerchuk graduated from Mount Ida College, he managed his father’s liquor store called Shopper’s Discount Liquors. Gary Vaynerchuk changed the name of the store to Wine Library. He launched the sales of the store online. In 2006, Gary Vaynerchuk opened his TV station called Wine TV, which webcasts daily on YouTube. The content posted on the YouTube channel is mainly about wines. In a year, Gary Vaynerchuk had already expanded his business from $3 million a year to $60 million.
In 2011, Gary Vaynerchuk left his wine business to develop VaynerMedia, a digital ad organization.
Gary Vaynerchuk works as the chairperson of the VaynerX, a communications firm that keeps properties of media and technology firms.
Gary Vaynerchuk and his brother AJ Vaynerchuk started a social media-focused organization called VaynerMedia. The function of the agency is to provide social media and strategy services to Fortune 500 entities.
In 2015, Gary Vaynerchuk’s name appeared on A-List agencies. In 2016, Gary Vaynerchuk had 600 employees, grossing over $100 million in revenue. The firm also had a contract with Vimeo to help link trademarks and filmmakers for digital content.
Gallery Media Group
Gary Vaynerchuk started The Gallery, currently known as Gallery Media Group. It is a branch of the VaynerX firm. The purpose of the company is to keep Pure Wow, a male-related news outlet.
In 2017, Gary Vaynerchuk took part in the Planet of the Apps reality TV show series. Other participants were William and Gwyneth Paltrow. In the reality TV show, Gary Vaynerchuk and the panel evaluated pitches made by app developers yearning to be part of the venture.
YouTube Shows and videos
Gary Vaynerchuk was the host of a video blog on YouTube called The Thunder Show. The show aired from 2006 to 2011. The show entailed reviewing ratings from wine, tasting various wines on display, and advice concerning wine. In 2011, the show had already aired 1000 episodes. Gary Vaynerchuk later retired from the show and went ahead to form another one called The Daily Grape.
Gary Vaynerchuk started another show on Sirius XM satellite radio called Wine &Web. In 2014, Gary Vaynerchuk launched another show on YouTube called The#AskGaryVee, where he responded to queries concerning business ventures and family. The questions were posted mostly on Instagram and Twitter. The show was a great inspiration to Gary Vaynerchuk’s fourth book called AskGaryVee: One Entrepreneur’s Take on Leadership, Social Media, and Self-Awareness. The book was among the bestselling on the New York Times Best Seller List.
Having much in his professional field, Gary Vaynerchuk has become a famous figure on social media, especially his mentorship on matters concerning wine consumption.
Gary Vaynerchuk received a nomination to Crain’s New York Business under 40. In 2017, Gary Vaynerchuk was listed on Forbes as one of the Top Social Media Influencers.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Gary Vaynerchuk in 2021
As of 2021, Gary Vaynerchuk has an estimated net worth of about $220 million. This great fortune Gary Vaynerchuk has amassed from his work as an entrepreneur, author, speaker, and internet personality.
Some Interesting Facts You Need to Know
- Gary Vaynerchuk used to work at his father’s liquor store while in college. After graduating, Gary Vaynerchuk saw the brightest side of his father’s liquor store if he changed the name, which he did.
- After creating the Daily Grape show, Gary Vaynerchuk realized that it had few viewers, and that is when he opted to commit his attention to the agency.
- Gary Vaynerchuk had talent in both creating public videos and writing book series. Gary Vaynerchuk signed a contract worth US$1 million with Harper Studios in 2009.
- He joined the family business at the age of 14 years.
Gary Vaynerchuk has a creative mind in making something out of the little he had. His creative abilities have enabled him to launch various applications as well as reality shows. He has given hope to many who saw no future in whatever they do, especially in the business field.