Dave Portnoy is an American internet celebrity, and blogger. He is better known as the founder of the sports and pop culture blog Barstool Sports. Read the article to know Portnoy’s net worth, salary, earnings, wife, and other related details.

About Dave Portnoy:

Portnoy was born in Massachusetts, USA on March 1977. He has a dashing appearance with his short, fashionable blonde hair and light brown eyes. The American celebrity completed his education at Swampscott High School. Later. He studied at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and graduated in 1999. He then went on to get a bachelor’s degree in education.

At a young age, Dave Portnoy developed a passion for sports. He used to play football and baseball at Swampscott High School. Despite attending the world’s top sports college, The University of Michigan, he didn’t play much there. He earned a degree in education and worked for Yankee Group for roughly four years before launching his own business.

Portnoy departed the Yankee Group after four years to start what would eventually become Barstool Sports. On January 7, 2016, Peter Chernin’s The Chernin Group purchased controlling ownership in Barstool. Soon it was announced that the company’s headquarters would relocate to New York City. The Chernin Group retained 36% ownership in the company following the sale. But Portnoy continued to administer the site and retain creative control over the content.

Surprisingly, Portney decided to move the business to online by 2007. This was a great decision, as they began to receive more traffic from all around the world. Currently, Barstool’s website receives up to 1,000,000 visitors monthly. According to Forbes, the company’s best-performing year was 2016, when it had an average of 8 million unique visitors each month. By 2020, Barstool Sports had a global Alexa Rank of 5582 and a US Rank of 1072. Portnoy attributed Barstool Sports’ success to the idea of “Doing what you love”.

Dave Portnoy’s Net Worth and Salary:

Dave Portnoy’s net worth is $120 million in 2023. According to reports, he earns around $10 million annually, thanks to Barstool Sports. Recent selling of the company has also earned him a sum of $163 million. Additionally, he owns property worth $15 million in Morningside, Miami, and the Hamptons beach house in Montauk, worth $10 million.

Quick Facts:

Full Name David Portnoy
Nickname Dave Portnoy
Date of Birth March 22, 1977
Place of Birth Swampscott, Massachusetts, USA
Age 45
Nationality American
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 67 kg
Net Worth $120 million
Marital Status Divorced
Father’s Name Michael Portnoy
Mother’s Name Linda Kaufman
Salary $10 million
Twitter Handle @stoolpresidente
Instagram Handle @stoolpresidente

Portnoy’s Wife:

Portnoy is currently in a relationship with Silvana Mojica. Mojica is a Colombian model in her twenties. She works as a social media marketing assistant for a fashion apparel company in Miami.

Dave Portnoy and Silvana

Previously, Portnoy was married to Renee Portnoy Satterthwaite. Renee is an American social media personality. They married in 2009 and got divorced in 2017. That year, the media revealed Dave’s extramarital romance with a woman named Jordyn Hamilton. This was the reason for their divorce.

His Age:

Born on March 22, 1977, Portnoy is currently 45 years old. He is from Swampscott, Massachusetts, USA.

Dave Portnoy’s Charities:

Dave Portnoy is popular for his charity work. He founded the Barstool Fund for helping in charity events and works. During COVID-19, he contributed half a million dollars to help small companies affected by the pandemic. The campaign has raised nearly $40 million for 348 companies, as of 2022. In 2019, he contributed $20,000 to Penn State’s annual IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon. This marathon exclusively raises money for pediatric cancer research and treatment. He also helped with animal welfare and Veteran’s Day after the Boston Marathon bombings.

Portnoy: ‘This is just the world’s biggest roulette wheel’

FAQ about Dave Portnoy:

What is Dave Portnoy’s Net Worth in 2023?

In 2023, Portnoy’s net worth is $120 million.

Who is Dave’s Wife?

Dave is currently in a relationship with Silvana Mojica. Previously, he was married to Renee Satterthwaite.

How Old is Dave?

The American celebrity is 45 years old.

Who is the CEO of Barstool Sports?

Dave Portnoy is no longer the CEO of Barstool Sports. At present, Erika Nardini holds the position.

How Tall is Dave?

Dave is 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) tall.

 

Abdullah Al Hasan writes about various players, especially about their Biography. He is a freelance content writer and a full-time blogger by profession. He also writes on Surprise Sports regularly.

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