Todd Pedersen is one of the famous American personalities in the business industry. He is the founder of Vivint private company which provides smart home services and which was acquired by The Blackstone Group a few years ago. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Todd Pedersen in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Todd Pedersen full birth name is Todd Richard Pedersen. He was born on November 23, 1968, in Seattle city in Washington, United States. His parent’s names or occupations are not exposed to the public. There’s no information about the family during the early child days of Todd, but his father later advised him on things related to his business.
Todd Pedersen was mainly grown and raised in his hometown, and in Idaho Falls city in Idaho. He completed his education and schooling at the Idaho Falls High School, and it’s not known whether he attended a college, university, graduated, dropped out, earned a degree or certificate, or not. Todd Pedersen has a total of 10 siblings whom are older and younger than him.
The private life of a businessman and entrepreneur isn’t exciting as much as the ones of an entertainment person. What’s known and confirmed is that Todd Pedersen has been married to a woman named Andie Pedersen. His wife’s occupation is not known but she probably helped and worked with him in his business. It’s also revealed that the couple has 5 children together, but their names and ages are not known.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Todd Pedersen started his career in direct selling at doors for services of Pest control. After that, he changed the product but used the same strategy to sell, the product was security alarms. Then, Todd talked with Keith Nellesen, whom was his friend at high school, and together they found the APX Alarm Security Solution company in 1997. The company’s name changed to Vivint in 2011, using a marketing strategy called re-branding.
Todd Pedersen is regarded and perceived as one of the most talented and creative entrepreneurs. He was named by different firms and events as the Entrepreneur of the Year including the Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum, MountainWest Capital Network and by the multinational professional services firm Ernst & Young.
The latest news about Todd Pedersen is that he had been into a deadly accident during the time of the Baja 500 off-road racing by the SCORE International.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American businessman and entrepreneur Todd Pedersen has an estimated net worth of more than $250 million. He made his worth and wealth of hundreds of millions from the company he co-found and ran. Todd Pedersen company Vivint was acquired by The Blackstone Group for over $2 billion.
Todd Pedersen is a creative entrepreneur and businessman who made his work and path by himself. The company which he co-found, Vivint, is now considered as one of the top innovative companies by big magazines. Todd Pedersen is happily living with his wife Andie Pedersen in Provo city in Utah.