Joanna Karine Hoffman is an Armenian-American marketing executive. Hoffman was the member in both the Apple Computer Macintosh and the NEXT. Moreover, Hoffman was Steve Job’s right hand. Hoffman has great marketing skills, and that’s why she was the member of two world’s best companies. Here is a quick summary of Joanna Hoffman’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Joanna Hoffman Early Life
Joanna Hoffman was born to Jerzy Hoffman and Marlene on July 27, 1955, in Poland. Her father was a film director. Until she turned ten, she used to live with her mother, Marlene. Later she went to Warsaw, Poland where she used to live with her father. When she turned 12, her mother got remarried and moved Buffalo, New York. She later joined them and lived with them. Hoffman was exceptionally well in English, and later she topped in that.
She was no longer closer to her father who was a great film director. His work includes The Deluge (1974) which later got a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. During the Second world war, her family somehow managed to suffer, but her grandparents died. She accomplished her graduation from the University of Chicago in Humanities and Science.
Joanna Hoffman Career
When she was pursuing her course at the University of Chicago, Her friends asked her to attend a guest lecture at Xerox PARC in California. Later she decided to take a leave and attend it where she had an amazing, remarkable conversation with Jef Raskin with gained everyone’s attention.
Jef Raskin was impressed by her knowledge and skills and hence offered her an interview for a position at Apple. In 1980 she started off her career in Apple. At that time the concept of ‘Mac’ was fresh, and she had to work on it. Later she joined the NEXT team. Hoffman had a great and appreciable reputation at both Apple and NEXT.
Awards & Achievements
Hoffman was very hard working, and hence she was considered as the right hand of the Steve Jobs. She gained massive respect for her work. Hoffman was honored with the satirical award which is given to the person who does the best job at Apple in 1981 and 82 for two consecutive years. In 1990 at General Magic she was given the designation of the vice president of marketing. In 1995 she decided to quit her jobs and spend the rest of her life with her family. She gives guest lectures in various institutes.
Net worth of Joanna Hoffman
Her knowledge and skills were often honored. While working for APPLE and NEXT she was making a lot of money. It was her work that was appreciable and hence she was getting promoted for various upper designations. Joanna Hoffman has a whopping net worth of $1.3 billion. Even though she quit all of her jobs 20 years back but still, she has an amazing net worth. She has all the luxurious things that anyone would ever aspire for.
Being born to a great film director in Poland. She could easily be an actress or something, but she decided to live with her family and eventually getting estranged with her father. She was more interested in her studies. During her school days, she got very fluent in English and excelled it. Later when she went to the university where her friends asked her to attend a lecture in California, she flew there right away and showcased her skills and directly got an interview offer from Apple.