Famous entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk is also a popular public speaker and author. In 2014, Vaynerchuck co-founded investment fund VaynerRSE. He also runs social media company called VaynerMedia. With multiple sources of income, Gary’s wealth is growing fast. As of 2016, Vaynerchuk has a total net worth of approximately $10.5 million.
He received his college degree at Mount Ida College in Newton, MA. When he was young, Vaynerchuk joined family liquor store named Wine Library and helped grow it to annual revenue of $60 million dollar. In 2009, Gary and his brother AJ started VaynerMedia. They provide social media services to large players such as General Electric, Mondelez, and Anheuser-Busch.
Vanerchuk is also very active on social media. He runs YouTube series called The #AskGaryVee Show where he answers questions related to business, marketing, and investments. One of his most popular uploads is The Straightest Road to Success. Vaynerchuk authored several books including The Thank You Economy and Jab, Jab, Jab, Right-Hook.
With his high net worth enabled him to become an angel investor. Vaynerchuk teamed with Matt Higgins and started own investment fund. Gary had already investing experience from the past including successful exits in Tumblr and Buddy Media. Main scope of the fund is consumer technology and acts also as a business incubator for promising start-ups.