There are only a few billionaires who are admired for their cool head when they carry out their daily activities the way Mark Cuban is regarded. An avid business tycoon, he is an entrepreneur of great influence in various companies and has always received great recognition for his passion for the business he does.
Mark Cuban is famous for his starring role as President of the United States of America in the movie Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! from 2015, but he is best known as the owner of NBA team Dallas Mavericks.
He is also the chairman and CEO of AXS tv, co-owner of 2929 Entertainment, and a respected investor in ABC’s popular reality show – Shark Tank. Mark’s fame grew in 2011 when he published an e-book that told the world the secret of his success in business and sports. It was entitled How to Win at the Sport of Business.
For these reasons, Mark is often described as an avid investor, television personality, and author. You will also find that he is considered a philanthropist because of his involvement in various activities that promote the well-being of others.
Mark Cuban Wiki, Biography
As a stable investor in a constantly growing portfolio of companies, Mark’s business acumen was already evident at the age of 12. He was selling garbage bags door to door when he realized that he was a born businessman.
He once revealed that the successes he experienced in the various businesses he worked in were made easier by his mastery of staying focused and believing in and trusting his abilities and judgment. If you want business advice from him, he would probably ask you to love your work and know your business as well as possible. It does not matter to him how often you fail. You only have to be right once to become an overnight success.
Mark Cuban was born on July 31, 1958. Records show that he was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. While his father, Norton Cuban, was an automobile upholsterer, his mother, Shirley, was employed in various professions.
The Cuban was raised by his Jewish family in the suburb of Mount Lebanon. After graduating from Indiana University, he founded a computer consulting service called MicroSolution. He sold the company to CompuServe in 1990. After a few years (1995), he and Todd Wagner, his long-time friend, founded an Internet radio company called AudioNet, known as Broadcast.com and now part of Yahoo. The Cuban and Wagner created AudioNet for streaming audio transmission of basketball games. Four years later, they sold Internet radio to Yahoo and raised $5.6 billion.
Mark Cuban’s Net Worth
Although Mark has reached great heights in the business world, he still works hard and persistently looks for ways to improve all his businesses.
Forbes estimates the net worth of Mark Cuban is at $3.3 billion.
Shortly after the sale of Broadcast.com, Mark bought a 23,700 square meter ten-bedroom house. From what we found out, the house has five wet bars, a spa, a sauna, and a pool.
Mark Cuban Wife, Family, Kids
Cuban lives with his family in Dallas. He is married to Tiffany Stewart, who was born the daughter of middle-class parents. Tiffany worked as an executive in the advertising industry until she married Cuban.
They first met in a gym in Dallas, Texas in 1997. Although Tiffany is 14 years younger than the Cuban, they inevitably fell in love. They were together for 5 years, and when their love blossomed, they decided to become life partners. The Cuban finally married his wife on September 21, 2002.
One would have thought that the wedding ceremony would be elegant and stylishly luxurious. The Cuban had all the money to make this possible. However, the couple was content with a simple and unobtrusive wedding, attended by only 20 people from the closest family circle and friends. The event took place on a beach in Barbados.
Mark Cuban Kids
Mark and Tiffany have two daughters (Alexis and Alyssa) and a son named Jake. Their first child Alexis was born in 2003, the second child Alyssa in 2007, and their third and only son in 2010.
Mark Cuban Height
The billionaire is 3 inches taller than 6 feet.