Ari Emmanuel is a well-known talent agent of American origin who is recognized as a chief executive officer of an entertainment media agency called William Morris Endeavor. Ari initiated Endeavor Talent Agency. He was in charge during the merger of Endeavor Talent Agency and William Morris Agency which took place in June 2009. Now let’s have a close look on Ari Emanuel’s net worth in 2018.
Ari Emanuel Early Life
Ari Emanuel was born in 1961, 29th March in Chicago, Illinois in the United States. He was looked after in Wilmette Illinois. Emanuel was born together with post-White House’s chief of staff and today’s mayor of Chicago Rahm Emanuel. He is also a brother to Ezekiel J. Emmanuel who is a National Institute of Health Bioethicists. His parents had adopted Shoshanna Emmanuel. Ari’s father was born in Jerusalem and was a doctor Career.
Ari Emanuel’s father worked in Irgun and Zionists Militant group. His mother was called Marsha Emmanuel WHO was a civil rights activist and formerly rock and roll club in Chicago. His health had problems but in his early age as he was diagnosed with two diseases and could not read or write. His mother assisted him to read and write.
Emmanuel went to New Trier High school and Macalester College where he interacted with Peter Berg. Emmanuel is a husband to Sarah Hardwick Addington. He is a father of three sons.
Ari Emanuel Career, Awards & Achievement
Before the establishment of Endeavor, Emmanuel worked in both InterTalent and ICM. He was a partner and a senior agent, respectively. His career as an entertainment agent started at creative artists Agency. Emmanuel clients include Bob Odenkirk’s player Steve Grant on the Larry Sanders Show. Also, Jeremy Piven who portrayed the character of Ari Gold in a show aired on HBO called Entourage. He, Oliver Luckett and Sean Parker founded The Audience in 2011.
He has also taken a role as a member of Live Nation Entertainment board from 2007, September. Currently, he alongside Patrick Whitesell are the CEPs of WME.
In July 2006 Emmanuel received expanded media attention, by being called the Hollywood to blacklist Mel Gibson for his unfriendly speech during his arrest.
Los Angeles Times put Emmanuel name in advertisements in 2006 17th August. The magazine blamed Hamas and Hezbollah for encouraging Israel in the battle between Israel and Lebanon. Emmanuel funded the Democratic Party campaigns through fund-drives to support the current president of United States of America during his campaigns for the presidential seat.
Emmanuel is noted to have a link with a non-profit group goes for bringing art education to Southern California schools. He is also a big supporter of Museum of Contemporary arts in Los Angeles in putting in place of MOCAEN which is a dedicated YouTube Art channel. Emmanuel became a member of the museum’s board in 2007.
Awards & Achievements
During the 48th anniversary of the Vanguard Awards, Los Angeles LGBT Center honoured Ari Emanuel. In May 2013, Fortune magazine named him in their Businessperson of the Year list.
Net Worth of Ari Emanuel
Ari Emanuel has an estimated net worth of about $18 million. His primary source of income is his job as the president as well as the CEO of WME. In addition to that, he earns serving as a board member of Live Nation Entertainment. He has several prominent people who are his clients.
Ari Emanuel was a partner at InterTalent. At the same time, he was ICM Partners’’ senior agent. Then, Ari became an agent trainee at Creative Artists Agency. Ari founded Endeavor Talent Agency. It later merged with William Morris Agency to for William Morris Agency. After its formation, Emanuel became a CEO.