How much is Jon Taffer worth? $10 Million
How did Jon Taffer earn his money and wealth?
Jon Taffer was born on 7 November, 1954 in Great Neck, New York, US. He attended William A. Shine Great Neck South High School in New York in the year 1972 and later joined University of Denver to study political science. He married Nicole Taffer in the year 2000 and has a child with her, Samantha. Jon Taffer is not only an American entrepreneur but is also a hospitality consultant, television host and author. He has a global experience now with award-winning ventures. He is now considered as a powerful asset for companies who are looking for guidance on training programs and transformation.
Jon Taffer was born in a family of entrepreneurs and worked first as a bartender in the year 1973 for the Barney’s Beanery located in West Hollywood. He was also a drummer in a live band. Taffer got his first bar management job at “The Troubadour” night club located in West Hollywood in the year 1978. Later, he got the authority to control the bar in the year 1981 when staff theft was on a rise. Jon Taffer opened his very own first bar in the year 1989.
In the year 2010, Taffer was appointed as the Nightclub and Bar Media Group’s President. Nightclub and Bar Media Group is a division of Questex Media Group that is responsible for “Nightclub & Bar Magazine” and also the annual “Nightclub & Bar Convention” and “Trade Show”.
Jon Taffer has also hosted a reality TV series called “Bar Rescue” since the time the show premiered in the year 2011. Presently, the show is in the sixth season. The show is a non-scripted reality series which showcases Taffer saving the failing bars from looming closure, utilizing his four-decade-long unprecedented experience in the industry. His wife, Nicole has made several appearances on the show, being a mystery shopper who assesses the bar’s quality before Jon Taffer does a makeover. The show is on its way to exceeding 170 episodes this year. Besides, Taffer also owns a digital platform called “Taffer Virtual Teaching” and a business consulting firm called “Taffer Dynamics.”
Moreover, Jon Taffer is also known for consulting a range of popular brands which includes Intercontinental Hotels, Peninsula Hotels, TGI Fridays, NFL Networks, Marriot Hotels, Sheraton Hotels, Holiday Inn Hotels, Marriot Hotels, Famous Dave’s Barbecue among others. Jon Taffer has received TGI Fridays Propeller Award in the year 2014 and has also received the first-ever Dom Perignon Award of Excellence in the year 2017.
What are the most popular TV Series of Jon Taffer?
1. Bar Rescue (2011 – present)
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