Net Worth: $8 Billion
- Source of Wealth Investments
- Birth Place Corpus Christi, Texas
- Marital Status Married
- Full Name Robert Rowling
- Nationality American
- Occupation Businessman, Executive
- Education The University of Texas at Austin, Southern Methodist University
- Children 2
About Robert Rowling
Rowling is the founder of the TRT Holdings which owns the Gold’s gyms and Omni Hotels. Robert Rowling started his career by working at Tana Oil and Gas which was owned by William Colson, Reese Rowling and Robert Rowling’s father. In 1989, Tana was purchased by Texaco for $476 million. The amount was used in building the TRT Holdings.
After five years, TRT Holdings earned $131 million for the sale of the Corpus Christi National Bank. Later on, for $500 million, TRT Holdings purchased Omni Hotels and for $180 million, the Gold’s Gym was acquired. Through Robert Rowling, the holding company has also acquired the Amelia Island Plantation Resort for only $67 million due to its bankrupt status. Robert Rowling has an estimated net worth of $8 billion as of December 2017, according to Bloomberg.