About Buddy Valastro
It has been reported that the total estimate of Buddy Valastro net worth is as much as 10 million dollars, according to recent calculations. Buddy Valastro today is known for his career as a celebrity chef. In addition, this career also turned him into a TV show star and entrepreneur. Therefore, these involvements have also made him more known and rich, as they also added up to the overall amount of Buddy Valastro net worth. As a TV show star, Buddy Valastro is mostly known from the TV show called “Cake Boss”, which is broadcasted from his own shop called Carlo’s Bake Shop based in New Jersey. In this show, his family also appears, as it also shows lives of his mother, four sisters and also three brothers-in-law. Because of this show, the shop also became more known and visited and it also attracted more tourists to that area of New Jersey.
Buddy Valastro was born in 1977 in New Jersey. Buddy Valastro’s real name is Bartolo Valastro, Jr. When he was only 11 years old, Buddy Valastro started to work in his family business, which was the Carlo’s Bakery. When he was 17 years old, Buddy Valastro’s father died. Thus, this made Buddy Valastro to be in charge of the shop.
In 2009 he started to gain attention when he and his shop started to be featured on TLC channel’s show called “Cake Boss”, which is one of the most well known shows on this channel. The show has also added up a lot to the total estimate of Buddy Valastro net worth. The main shop of Carlo’s Bakery is established in Hoboken, New Jersey. However, there is a factor of the shop built in Lackawanna Center in Jersey City and it also has more branches.
In addition to his appearance on the mentioned show, Buddy Valastro has also appeared in some others, such as “Kitchen Boss”, “bakery Boss”, “Buddy’s Bakery Rescue” and “The Next Great Baker”, thus, these shows have also added up to the total sum of Buddy Valastro net worth. For some time, the shop was also producing pies. However, it was decided that it would focus only on making cakes.
Buddy Valastro’s name was also included in the 2012 list of New Jersey Hudson County’s 50 most influential people, which was compiled by The Hudson Reporter. Thus, his career in being a chef has made him a well known and rich person.