Adam Montoya better knows by his alias, SeaNanners is a YouTuber with over million subscribers. He emerged into fame as a video game commentator on YouTube. Here is a quick summary of SeaNanners’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
He was born on June 12, 1984, in San Diego, California. His mother is Mat Montoya. He attended San Diego State University where he graduated with a degree in “television, film and new media production.” He made many short films during his time at the University.
Initially, he had great difficulty in securing a stable job. So, he started off with freelance wedding filming. At the time he was inspired by other gaming commentaries on YouTube and thus, he decided to upload his own commentary as well. This marked the start of his successful career as a Youtuber which eventually led to other opportunities.
He is also dating Cathy Diep, a woman he met while working at Machinima Inc.
He initially started out by making CoD: WaW videos. However, he eventually moved to just CoD games and then just games in general. After his initial uploads on YouTube gained positive reviews from viewers, Adam uploaded a video on December 3, 2009, that he would henceforth be collaborating with Machinima Inc.
He gained increased popularity as a result of “collabs” with GassyMexican, Mr. Sark, Uncle Slam, Terroriser, Mangaminx/TheRPGMinx, and Chilled Chaos, RitzPlays, BryceGames, and Tejbz.
In November 2014, Montoya announced that he along with his colleagues had launched a new network, MCN, JETPAK. The reason for such a measure was to create an environment where YouTubers and Creators were not taken advantage of. The MCN is run and maintained by former employees of Machinima Inc.
The year 2016 was an exciting one for Montoya for he announced that he along with Scott Robison and VanossGaming would be starring in a YouTube Red original series, The Paranormal Action Squad. It is basically an animated comedy aimed at mature audiences.
Awards & Achievements
Adam’s YouTube Channel, “SeaNanners Gaming Channel” currently has 5.7 million subscribers and 2.4 billion views.
The most viewed video on his channel is “HUNTED BY MORGAN FREEMAN (The Hidden) – Funny Gaming Montage” which has a staggering 29 million views.
He has around a million followers on Twitter and 517k followers on Instagram.
Montoya received the Shorty Award for Gaming in 2011.
Net Worth of SeaNanners
Estimates his net worth to be around $4 million. His primary source of revenue is his YouTube channel. With his colossal number of subscribers and views, it is not surprising that he makes a hefty sum of money.
He gets money from the ads displayed on his videos and also by YouTube which monetizes the views he gets. SeaNanners also streams on a service called Twitch where he makes money through advertisements, paid revenue as well as subscriptions.
SeaNanners is another success story of the emerging world of YouTube. The website had initially never occurred to anyone as a place where creators could earn any money. However, with the changing times, it has become an occupation to be a YouTuber. SeaNanners was among the few who initially made a foray into it and discovered his calling.
His initial days of a variegated experience adds to the kind of content that he creates. His frequent collaborations with other creators ensure that they contribute to the views that they get on their channels. Being a YouTube star also means that he caters to a diverse audience from all over the world. He has worked incredibly hard to get where he is today.