About John Paul Dejoria
It has been announced that the overall amount of John Paul Dejoria net worth is as much as 2.8 billion dollars. However, there are also some other sources which have stated that his net worth today is higher and reaches a sum of 3.3 billion dollars. In any case, he is considered as one of the wealthiest men in the world. He has earned his net worth through his successful career in business. In addition to this, he is also known for his charitable work as he helps many non-profit seeking organizations. One of the ventures which have made him famous and rich is Paul Mitchell hair care product line. In 2011, it was stated that the revenues of the company grew up to 900 million dollars in a year’s time. Thus, the company has also added up a lot to the total amount of John Paul Dejoria net worth.
Giving some background information about him, John Paul Dejoria was born in Los Angeles, California in 1944. His parents were not Americans as both of them were immigrants. His mother is Greek and his father is Italian. When he was only 2 years old, his parents separated. When he was only 9 years old, John Paul Dejoria helped his brother to support the family by selling newspapers and Christmas cards. When his mother realized that she cannot help her sons to make ends meet, both of them were sent to live to East Los Angeles foster home.
In 1962, John Paul Dejoria graduated from John Marshall High School. After that, for two years he was serving in the United States Navy. John Paul Dejoria, before he became such a rich and well known man, was working as a janitor and insurance salesman.
In 1993, John Paul Dejoria got married to Eloise Broady, who is a model and actress. In 1988, she was a Playboy Playmate. Together, the couple has six kids.
In addition to his successful career in the hair care products company, John Paul Dejoria today is involved into some other businesses, too, such as tequila firm called The Patron Spirits Company. Also, he has invested into the House of Blues nightclub chain and has interests in some other companies, such as Ultimate Vodka, Sun King solar, Touchstone National Gas, Pyrat Rum, Solar Utility and some others, which have also added up to the overall sum of John Paul Dejoria net worth.