- Short Bio
- Education and early career
- Net worth and Salary
- Personal Life
- Body Measurement
- Wiki and Facts
- Social Media
David Portnoy is an American businessman, a podcast host, and a blogger who is most recognized as being the founder of Barstool Sports, which is a popular satirical sports and pop culture blog. He is also known by other names among his fans, El Presidente and sometimes El Pres. David Portnoy is of American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.
David Portnoy birthday falls on 22 March. He was born in the year 1977 in Swampscott, Massachusetts. He was raised by his parents- father, Michael Portnoy, and mother, Linda Portnoy.
Education and early career
Regarding David Portnoy education details, he completed high school in his hometown at the Swampscott High School in 1995. He then enrolled at the University of Michigan and later earned his degree in education from the university in 1999. He then moved to Boston and began working at an IT market research firm called Yankee Group.
David Portnoy worked in Yankee Group for 4 years and decided to leave the company in 2003. He then found his way into starting a successful satirical sports and pop culture blog Barstool Sports. The website covers sports news all over America and has become one of the most popular independent sports blog on the internet. The current headquarters of the company is located in New York City. Barstool Sports currently gets over 80 million visits in a month and has gained more than 4.5 million followers on Instagram, more than 1.18 million followers on Twitter, and has more than 2.08 million likes on Facebook. According to David Portnoy wiki page, to the surprise of many people, he launched a campaign to become the Mayor of Boston which became unsuccessful after he failed to submit enough nomination signatures to qualify for the election.
Net worth and Salary
David Portnoy net worth is estimated to be huge seeing the success of his blog. His website has attracted a number of sponsors and helped him collect a huge sum of money. Advertisements on his blog are also an important source of income for him. Currently, David Portnoy net worth is assumed to be as high as $10 million by various websites.
Speaking about his personal life, David Portnoy married his wife Renee Satterthwaite in 2009. There are no details about their marriage in the media as they have kept their private matters to themselves. They have not given birth to any children to the date. David Portnoy married life met its end when he revealed in January 2017, that the two of them separated and are no longer in a relationship.
David Portnoy height is unknown but it is estimated to be around 6 feet looking at his physical appearance. He is currently 41 years old and has brown colored hair and brown colored eyes. He received a hair transplant from the Leonard Hair Transplant Associates after losing most of his natural hair.
Wiki and Facts
David Portnoy wiki page has most of his personal and profession details for his followers to read. It mentions that he was arrested by New York City police on 12 May 2015. He and other three employees of his blog were arrested by the police after they handcuffed one another on the floor of NFL headquarters as a protest in a reaction to Deflategate.
David Portnoy has gained thousands of followers on his personal social media account for being the founder of the successful blog. His Instagram account has more than 553 thousand followers and he has more than 717 thousand followers on Twitter. Similarly, his personal Facebook page enjoys more than 35 thousand likes. David Portnoy bio can be found on various other social media sites such as Wikipedia, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.