Patrick Bowlen or better known as Pat Bowlen is the main owner of the Denver Bros. Apart from this, the entrepreneur is also the owner of the National Football League. Patrick along with his siblings bought the NFL team from Edgar Kaiser in the year 1984. In the following article, we will know more about Pat Bowlen and his total net worth in 2018.
Early Life and Biography
Born in Wisconsin, Bowlen is the son to millionaires Paul Dennis and Arvella Bowlen. They are the founding members of the Canadian oil business. At present, the company is owned and run by Pat Bowlen’s brother. Pat studied in the University of Oklahoma to earn a degree in law as well as business. He became quite wealthy when he was young by being a successful lawyer. Apart from being a lawyer, he also worked in his father’s business and even earned a lot out of investment in the mining industry.
Bowlen is happily married to his wife, Annabel Bowlen for the last 35 years. Both of them have four children together. Bowlen’s children were very active in the Denver Broncos.
Career, Awards and Nominations
Bowlen started his career during the late nineties. Although he had been a successful lawyer in the past, his actual entrepreneurship and ownership began during this phase. It was during 1999 to 2008 that both Broncos and Bowlen were involved in battles of the law together against Edgar Kaiser. After a series of appeals and rejects, Pat Bowlen finally won against Kaiser in the year 2008. In the year 2008 after gaining ownership of Broncos, Bowlen readily fired the coach of the team. Bowlen said he wanted a different direction for the team found a new coach in Josh McDaniels.
In the year 2015, Bowlen received the bronze plaque by Broncos “Ring of Fame”. It was after Bowlen gained ownership of the Broncos team that it had more winning percentage out of all the NFL franchise teams.
Bowlen has an affinity for sports, and this is believed to be the reason why he owns so many things related to sports in his life. Apart from Broncos, he is also part owner of Colorado Crush, one of the teams of Arena Football League.
Pat Bowlen is also the owner of one of the most winning franchises called, the Denver Outlaws. Bowlen has received many awards throughout his past. He became the Super Bowl champion three times. He also became the champion of Arena Bowl XIX. His team Denver Outlaws helped him lift the Steinfeld championship cup. He has also been enlisted in the Colorado Business list of famous people.
Net Worth and Earnings
Pat Bowlen is the proud owner of the Broncos team and many other sports franchise. His teams have helped him earn a lot over the past years. As of today, the net worth of Bowlen is $1.3 billion. Being the principal CEO of Denver Broncos, Bowlen has earned a huge fortune and many accolades. Some of his fortunes are also because of his parents’ heritage and because of his profession as a lawyer.
Pat Bowlen is one of the biggest names in the American sports industry. He is the proud owner of Denver Broncos, one of the professional teams of NFL. Apart from being a sports team owner, Pat is also a prestigious lawyer and is happily married with successful children.