kevin O’leary net worth
The cast of the Shark Tank includes many richest celebrity reality stars. It is apparent from the kevin O’leary net worth which is just touching the sky. That is why the Shark Tank takes five of the wealthiest investors. They range in wealth, but every one of them holds a good bank account. The Shark is continually investing their ideas on and off the show which take their combined net worth into the billions. With every new day, this reality show is receiving high claim which makes it as one of the best business-themed reality show. Kevin O’Leary is one of those six sharks who made his money in the first place. He graces the small screen through this reality show and become the self-made millionaire. Every person wants to know the stories behind making money in a short amount of time. This article will highlight everything about the net worth of Kevin O’Leary and how he becomes a millionaire.
Rise of kevin O’leary
With a Canadian Nationality, Kevin O’Leary is an entrepreneur, investor, television personality and venture capitalist. Being the founder of a Soft Key International, O’Leary came up with a net worth of roughly $300 million in April 2014, but his net worth increases further till now and becomes closer to $400 million. He earned his total asset as a founder of the Soft Key International Company.
Secret behind the increasing net worth of Kevin O’Leary
SoftKey International was the software company of O’Leary which used to publish the personal computer software on CD-ROM during the decade of the 1990s. Starting this company was a challenging job for O’Leary as he had no cash in the pocket. He took $10,000 from his mother for laying the foundation stone of this software company. Somehow, his friend Freeman and Babcock also helped him starting this company in the Toronto home basement. Within four years of the span, this company gets more than sixty of its competitor’s companies which include Broderbund, Spinnaker and Word Star software. This software company started ruling the educational software market. He moved the Soft Key software company from Toronto to Boston where he turned its name to ‘The Learning Company.’ Fortune struck his life when he sold this company to the Mattel Company in the year 1999. Selling this company in about $4 billion helps him become the self-made millionaire in a short span of time. Consistent hard work and struggle is the secret behind the increasing net worth of kevin O’leary.
Who is Kevin O’Leary?
Mount Royal, Quebec, a suburb of Montreal was the place where O’Leary opened his eyes for the first time on 9th of July, 1954. The mother of O’Leary was a seamstress while the father was a salesman. O’Leary is of both Lebanese and Irish origin. Kevin likes to play guitar in his free time, and he is pretty good at it. Later on, O’Leary become the director and co-investor of the company named as ‘Storage Now.’ Today, Kevin is the third largest operator of storage facilities in Canada. This company is locating in eleven different cities where it is providing its services to major companies including Pfizer and Merck.