Josh Harris is not a new name in the business world. He is an Internet entrepreneur from America who is known to have founded the Pseudo.com and Jupiter Research. His website, Pseudo.com was responsible for live audio and video webcasting. However, in 2000 the company was filed for bankruptcy after the end of dot-com boom. Here are the complete details about the career, biography, and net worth of Josh Harris in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
He was born in 1960 and grew up in California. His father Gregg Harris worked for the Central Intelligence Agency while his mother Sono Sato Harris worked as a social worker. He has six siblings.
He attended the UC San Diego and studied communication and graduated at the Annenberg School for Communication, which is located in Southern California. Very little is known about his high school life.
He loves keeping his relationships away from the media. All we know is that he lives in Las Vegas. There is neither information about his love life nor any children that he has. However, rumors have it that he had dated Tanya Corrin.
Career, Awards & Nominations
The wealthy entrepreneur Josh Harris started his career in 1986 when he founded Jupiter and later in 1993, he founded Pseudo. The company was success and he became a millionaire within no time.
With the program, he tried to bring together video and chat. He had predicted the present trend of sharing everything online. Through Pseudo was a live streaming television network.
He was the owner of Livingston Orchards which was a commercial apple farm. He also worked in the farm. The farm was located in Columbia and operated for almost five years. He was also the CEO of the African Entertainment Network in Sidamo, Ethiopia. He also worked as the CEO of The Wired City, which is an internet television network located in New York.
In 1988, he started a project by the name weliveinpublic.com that was aimed at giving him together with his then girlfriend under 24 hour surveillance at their home. Everyone could view the project. Josh Harris is the director of the popular documentary known as ‘We Live in Public.
However, the project never did well as he underwent financial loss. He then founded the Wired City Television, which was a television network that viewers were able to interact with one another. Unfortunately, it also did not do well.
Although he has not won many awards, one of his biggest achievements is being awarded the Grand Jury Prize Award for category of US Documentary
Net Worth & Earnings
Josh Harris’s Net worth is estimated at $3.5 billion.
Josh Harrison predicted the future and new that one-day technology will take its course. He brought into light things that we are now using on a daily basis.