Donny Deutsch is a famous advertising executive and television personality. Deutsch is known for his hosting of CNBC talk show ‘The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch’ from 2004 to 2008. He has been appeared for the first time in the television screen as a contestant on the Match Game after completing his graduation and also won the jackpot of $500 in the celebrity match. Keep reading to know more about net worth of Donny Deutsch in 2018.
Early life and Biography
Donald Jay ‘Donny’ Deutsch was born on November 22, 1957, in Hollis Hills and belongs to the Jewish family. His father ‘David Deutsch’ was the founder of David Deutsch Associates which is a marketing agency popular as Deutsch Inc. in the year 1969. He has completed his schooling from Martin Van Buren High School and also appeared in the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania which is situated in Philadelphia.
Deutsch was married to Stacy Josloff in 2000 and later divorced because of his other affairs. His ex-girlfriend gave birth to his daughter in the year 2007, and they are happily living.
Career, Awards and Achievements
Donny has started his career after completing graduation. He joined his father’s firm ‘David Deutsch Associates’ and made his full control over the association in 1989. After, he changed the name of the company as Deutsch Inc. and sold it to Interpublic Group of Companies for a huge amount of $265 million. Other than business, he started appearing in the television series as a guest and appeared on MSNBC’s Morning talk show Morning, Joe. Later, he also appeared in the NBC series of ‘The Apprentice’ and always appeared in the Today Show.
In 2013, he started appearing on the CNN show The Point which cannot reach the height and later cancelled because of getting only 268,000 viewers. Jon Stewart also responds on this and refused to work in Central comedy show.
In his writing career, he has published numerous books which are related to the motor such as often wrong and Never in Doubt. He also came in the controversy for paying the commission amount to Petrie. The Supreme Court of New York has ordered him to pay the 4% commission from his sale of $30 million to Edward Petrie for his contract.
His career has helped him to receive several achievements and received more work in the future. He appeared in Whitney, Catherine in 2008 and later he has written The Big Idea which was reached to the millions of people.
Net Worth and Earnings
Donny Deutsch is a television personality who has the total net worth of around $230 million. He has earned a lump sum amount from his dad’s business and later worked for the screen. The company of his father has been sold by him for the amount of $265 million and also earned a huge amount while hosting the television series. He has made his house in New York for the total amount of $29 million and the second in East Hampton Village for $21 million.
Deutsch has earned great achievements in his entire career. He has the ability to work in any of the profession and switched himself while working in a different direction. His television career is almost good and got several opportunities to host the series.