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- Personal Life and Relationship
- Net Worth and Salary
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Name: John Zimmer
Nick Names: John, Zimmer
Birthday: March 14, 1984
Birth Place: San Francisco, USA
Marital Status: Married
Height: 5 feet 10 inches
Weight: 77 Kg
Profession: Co-founder and President of Lyft
Birth and Early Days
Zimmer was born on March 14, 1984, in San Francisco. He was raised up in Greenwich, Connecticut from where he did his graduation. He got graduated with a first-class degree from Cornell University School of Hotel Administration. He was a member of the Quill and Dagger Society during his time of graduation. He started working in analyst designation in real estate Finance at Lehman Brothers in New York City. He used to spend much more time working in excel from his early days. There is not any information known about his primary level schooling or his parent's name to date though.
Getting up to this height was not the story of overnight. He started his career through his company named Zimride. Within the week of introduction, his fellow mate Green flew to New York in order to meet Zimmer. His first version of the rideshare program at Cornell Univesity. Both of them worked side by side till Gimmer quit his job at Lehman Brothers in order to work full time with Zimride. Green and Zimmer focused on service over carpooling between connected users making carpooling fun and interesting. By 2012 itself, Zimride raised USD 7.5 million funding more than 125 universities. Later, the name changed into Lyft where both of them worked on the company out of an apartment they shared. Zimmer did not take any salary during the first three years of Lyft's operation. Later they sold the Zimride to Enterprise company concentrating only on Lyft. Lyft was a successful company announcing the closing of 1 billion series F financing led by GM. They turned out to be company announcing a series of H financing around USD 1.5 billion led by Alphabet Inc. He turned out to be a successful entrepreneur in the long run and still looks after the big company Lyft.
Personal Life and Relationship
Zimmer is married and has a wife. He first met his wife while studying abroad in Seville, Spain. The couple went for dating for a certain period of time before getting married. They have strong bonding and there are not any sort of rumors or scandals associated with them that made into headlines to date. John has a daughter named Penelope who took birth in December of 2015.
Net Worth and Salary
John Zimmer is earning an impressive bunch of salary at present. Although his exact figure of salary is not yet known he is certainly making huge earning through his regular salary along with his profit level. Wikipedia states his net worth being USD 550 million in total. Zimmer is living a lavish lifestyle. There is not any sort of information available about his cars, assets or house ownership to date.
John has a height of 5 feet 3 inches and a weight of 54 Kg. He has white skin and black hair. It is his smile that makes him look further attractive, smart and handsome.
There is a number of wiki sites explaining his bio. Wikipedia has included his bio in the profile section as well. Meanwhile, he is active in social sites like Twitter and Instagram as well. He shares his post on Instagram through @11zimzam11 as well. He loves traveling to Spain time and again. He was named ass Forbes '30 under 30' which turned out to be one of his remarkable achievements. He was also included in Magazines '35 under 35' in 2014.