Net Worth: $10 Million
- Source of Wealth Wine Retailing
- Birth Place Babruysk, Belarus
- Marital Status Married (Lizzie Vaynerchuk)
- Full Name Gary Vaynerchuk
- Nationality Russia
- Date of Birth November 14, 1975
- Ethnicity Russian
- Occupation Video Blogger, Author, Businessman
- Education Mount Ida College
About Gary Vaynerchuk
Businessman Gary Vaynerchuk has an estimated net worth of $10 million as of 2012. In addition to being the co-founder, he also serves as the chief executive officer of social media brand consulting agency. He also owns and serves as one of the directors of a wine retail store.
Gary Vaynerchuk was born on November 14, 1975 in Babruysk, U.S.S.R. which is now known as Belarus. He attended Mount Ida College and right after graduation, he transformed his father’s liquor store into a Wine Library, a retail wine store.
Since 2006, Wine Library TV, his video blog began running and it features internet wine podcasts on a daily basis. In August 2011, he stopped working on his regular wine video series. He announced that he would focus more on social media brand consulting agency, VaynerMedia which he co-founded somewhere in 2009.
After his stint with the Wine Library TV, Gary Vaynerchuk collaborated with Samantha Ettus which resulted to a web talk show titled Obsessed TV. Together, they have interviewed a total of 75 celebrities. In October 2009, Gary Vaynerchuk released the first book he authored which was titled Crush It! Why Now is the Time to Cash in on your Passion. The book was a certified bestseller on Amazon, in the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal.