Originally posted on June 28, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
AJ Vaynerchuk is one of the leading entrepreneurs of New York City. He co-founded the athlete representation firm VaynerSports in 2016. He and his brother, Gary Vaynerchuk were interested in entrepreneurship from childhood. They both displayed the traits of a good entrepreneur. Before, Vaynersports, AJ was the COO of VaynerMedia, which was a social media first digital agency. Here’s complete info on his net worth. Also stay tuned to know about Aj Vaynerchuk’s family, wife and married life.
AJ Vaynerchuk net worth?
Since he is a successful entrepreneur and he has been in business for a long time it’s obvious that he has accumulated pretty impressive net worth. Not an amount that Forbes would publish but still he plays in millions.His net worth is estimated to be around $2 million as of 2017. Because of the fact that he is the co-founder of one of the most successful digital agencies, VaynerMedia, we’ll not be surprised to know about his increased wealth and net worth in coming years. He is also the co-founder of Vaynersports, a firm that provides full services to the players of various sports. The clients of this firm are very big sportspersons such as Jalen Reeves-Maybin and Jon Toth.
Source of Income:
His main source of income is his co-founded company VaynerMedia, which he left due to his illness. He also co-founded GrapeStory, a mobile-first marketing agency and production house. He managed many sectors of this company including business model, finances, and growth. He became a partner in VaynerRSE in 2014. This is an investment fund that focuses on consumer technology. It is meant to act as a business incubator to the traditional angel investing. Other than these companies he is the co-founder of Vaynersports, thus, with all these companies as his sources of income he is sky-rocketing towards success without any doubt.
Married Life and Family
AJ Vaynerchuk is the son of Sasha Vaynerchuk and Tamara Vaynerchuck. He has a brother named Gary Vaynerchuk who is also an entrepreneur right now. He went to the Boston University in 2005-2009 after he completed school. He married to Ali. Since his late teens, AJ has been suffering from Crohn’s Disease. This Disease caused him to step down from the company VaynerMedia as it was getting difficult for him to manage both these things.
Road to being a millionaire
He was also a founding partner of VaynerRSE, a venture capital fund. AJ and Gary used to buy toys from garage sales and sell them in profits when they were small kids. Such display of business sense was a sign that they will become successful entrepreneurs in the future. When they were in college they started designing, developing and selling websites. They used to gain sufficient profit from these deals. They had already started dealing in domains when they were in high school.
When AJ graduated, his brother had become a successful entrepreneur after taking over the family liquor business. AJ and Gary worked together to form VaynerMedia in 2009. It was a risky field back then, but they developed a successful venture through it. Other than that, AJ is involved in many other commercial projects.