Guy Kawasaki is a talented author, speaker, entrepreneur, marketing specialist and evangelist from the United States. He worked in Apple Inc. on the marketing of the Macintosh computer in the 80s during which he found and developed a few great marketing concepts. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Guy Kawasaki in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Guy Takeo Kawasaki was born on August 30, 1954, in Honolulu the capital of Hawaii, United States. His father Duke Kawasaki worked as a real estate broker, state senator, and a fireman but he passed away in 2015, and his mother is Lucy T. Kawasaki was mainly responsible for the family’s house. The family had hard times living in Kalihi Valley when it was tough there. It’s not known whether Kawasaki has any siblings or not.
Guy Kawasaki was mainly grown and raised in his hometown before moving to California. He completed his early schooling at the ‘Iolani School and then he earned his bachelor of arts degree in psychology from the Stanford University. He went to study at the University of California, Davis law school but he hated law after a few days there. He graduated with an MBA from the the UCLA Anderson School of Management in 1977.
The talented business personality Guy Kawasaki has been into 1 marriage, and he has children that are confirmed to the public. He has been married to Beth Kawasaki since a while, and they gave birth to 2 sons together, Nicodemus Kawasaki and Noah Kawasaki. The couple also adopted a biological sister and brother from Guatemala; their names are Nate and Nohemi.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Guy Kawasaki worked at a jewelry company called Nova Stylings during his MBA study days. He landed his job at Apple Inc. through his roommate at Stanford University, Mike Boich. He worked at the company as their chief evangelist for a total of 4 years and then he was hired to be the leader of a U.S. subsidiary of France-based ACI. After that, he went back to Apple.
Guy Kawasaki co-found Garage Technology Ventures around 1997. He also found a site called Truemors and co-found Alltop magazine. He also worked at Google to create a kind of community. He worked at the Canva graphic design company as their chief evangelist.
Guy Kawasaki is one of the most famous personalities in the field of marketing. He is the winner of the Shorty Award for Business Influencer. He’s not an actor or singer to mention a long list of received award wins, but his accomplishments in the business are endless.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American author, speaker, entrepreneur, marketing specialist and evangelist Guy Kawasaki has an estimated net worth of more than $33 million. He made his wealth from the companies he worked at, found and co-found. Guy Kawasaki salary at Google or Apple is not revealed.
Guy Kawasaki is one of the business icons who has created several strategies and techniques. He isn’t as rich as other businessmen, but he has created marketing concepts which will always be used in the field. Guy Kawasaki looks happily married to his only wife, Beth Kawasaki.