The name Bobby Hundreds is a household name in the American fashion industry. He is a fashion designer, and the Chief Creative Officer and the co-founder of ‘The Hundreds,’ which is a streetwear brand that was founded in Los Angeles. The products are now available all over the world. Let’s find out how much is the net worth of Bobby Hundreds in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Bobby Kim aka Bobby Hundreds was born to Korean immigrants, in the United States of America on the 27th of March, 1981. He is a graduate from the University of California, where he studied theatre and psychology, media and communication. Later, he studied law at the Loyola Law School.
Bobby Hundreds is among the very few celebrities who have successfully been able to separate their personal lives with their careers. He has over the years managed to shut the world out of his personal life and there is no information available on his private life.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Kim was a law student at the Loyola Law School when he realized that law was not his thing. During his internship over the summer at the superior court, his boss encouraged him to follow his heart and make a career out of what he loved.
He used to design various products when he was still studying. After graduating, he decided to venture fully on his passion. He combined efforts with a former law classmate, Ben Shenassafar, and together, they founded ‘The Hundreds’ in 2003. They decided to concentrate mainly on Men’s Streetwear.
The brand started as a double project with an apparel line and a publication side, that included a print magazine as well as an online blog. Bobby acted as the creative director of the company. Their brand was inspired by various culture in California like surfing, hip-hop, skateboarding, and punk.
Kim’s career has been very successful and he has managed to design many products for ‘The Hundreds.’ Their collection is today available in over 400 accounts worldwide. They have also expanded their products into eyewear, print magazine and footwear.
Some of the famous celebrities that have been spotted wearing Bobby’s designs include Vicki Vale, Colin Kaepernick, Jay-Z, Seth Rogen, among many others. So far, Bobby has never won any accolades, but the spread of his product can be termed as a significant achievement. ‘The Hundreds’ brand is today available in several stores all over the world.
Net Worth & Earnings
The designer has managed to accumulate a net worth of $6 million. The primary source of his wealth is his company ‘The Hundreds.’ With the company’s product available in several stores worldwide, the profits are all going to the founders’ pockets. This is how he has managed to get all his wealth.
Over the last 15 years, Bobby Hundreds stood firm in the fashion industry. He has proven that he made the right choice in abandoning his law career. Today he is among the most famous and successful designers in America and the world at large. We hope he gets to win accolades in the future for his work.