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John Paul DeJoria

John Paul DeJoria’s profile picture
Net worth 2018: $3.39 Billion
Residence: Los Angeles, United States
Country: United States
BirthDay: 13 April 1944
Sigh: Taurus
Children: 4
Education: Diploma, High School
BIOGRAPHY

John Paul DeJoria was bornon 13 April 1944 in Los Angeles, United States, United States. John Paul DeJoria is #721 in List Billionaires People In The World. John Paul DeJoria is the founder of tequila maker Patrón Spirits Co. and cofounder of hair care company John Paul Mitchell Systems. He slept in his car and sold shampoo door-to-door before he teamed up with Paul Mitchell in 1980 and turned $700 into John Paul Mitchell Systems. In 1989 DeJoria and partner Martin Crowley acquired a stake in boutique tequila maker Patrón and have grown it to sales of more than $800 million. DeJoria also has interests in a range of industries, including life sciences and telecom.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2009

$4 Billion

2010

$4.2 Billion

2011

$4 Billion

2012

$4 Billion

2013

$4 Billion

2014

$2.8 Billion

2015

$2.8 Billion

2016

$3.1 Billion

2017

$3.1 Billion

2018

$3.39 Billion

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John Paul DeJoria
TIMELINE
2013

He appeared on the November 1, 2013, broadcast of the ABC reality series Shark Tank as a guest investor, replacing series regular Robert Herjavec

2012

In 2012, using a video, he showed his support for Captain Paul Watson of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, when Watson was detained in Germany for interfering with shark finning operations

2011

He narrated and appeared in television commercials for Patron in November 2011

2009

Dejoria is a co-creator of Grow Appalachia, an organization begun in 2009 which helps promote healthy food and teaching farming skills

2008

In 2008, DeJoria traveled to sub-Saharan Africa to join Nelson Mandela in his efforts to help feed over 17,000 orphaned children through Food4Africa

1989

DeJoria co-founded the Patrón Spirits Company in 1989, is a founding partner of the House of Blues nightclub chain, and has interests in Madagascar Oil Ltd

1980

In 1980, he formed John Paul Mitchell Systems with hairdresser Paul Mitchell and a loan for $700 and while living in a 20-year-old Rolls Royce automobile

1966

In 1966, when he was 22, his then wife abandoned DeJoria and their two-year-old son

1944

John Paul Jones DeJoria was born the second son of an Italian immigrant father and a Greek immigrant mother on April 13, 1944 in the Echo Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, California

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