In a survey done in the USA, YouTube was found to reach young people today more than any cable network in the world. This has led to the rise of many vloggers who commands a huge online following. One of those celebrity vloggers is Tom Cassell. Now let’s have a close look of on net worth of Tom Cassell in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Tom Cassell is a British National who was born in Manchester, the UK on 23rd June 1993 to his parents Mr. & Mrs. Ken Cassell.. Today he’s aged 25 years old. When growing up, he attended The Blue Coat School which is located in Greater Manchester.
After secondary school, he joined Hyde Clarendon College but never went to university. He would later work at McDonald’s but not for long as he left his job. This is because he preferred concentrating on his YouTube channel more than going to university. His parents never liked his choice of career especially his dad Ken Cassell who always questioned the credibility of his career path.
Cassell loves living a quiet life away from the limelight. Besides his parents, Tom has a sister named Alice, but not much is known about her. His fame as a gamer has seen him travel globally on a regular basis just to connect and interact with the gaming community.
Gaming is what Tom is known for but apart from gaming but besides gaming, he’s also known to entertain his huge following with some funny YouTube videos.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Tom’s career started shaping up at the age of 15 years. At school, he met a friend who had amazing skills in gaming and was really amazed. This led him to do his own research and like his friend but with a different twist which recorded the game and at the same time comment over it. This would later turn out to be his full-time job.
On 3rd September, he started a channel on YouTube and named it The Syndicate Project.
The channel would later rise to fame Call of Duty Black-Ops game was released. Later on, The Minecraft Project was released, and the channel’s popularity reached an all-time high. By March 2011, the channel had around half a million subscribers. Within three months the numbers had doubled. In 2018, the channel has more than 9.9 million subscribers.
Cassell also runs a twitch channel with around 2.4 million subscribers. His twitter handle and Instagram have 2.4 and 1.7 million subscribers respectively. His YouTube channel has more than one billion views.
Net Worth & Earnings:
With his syndicate project, Tom Cassell is believed to be worth over $5 million, thanks to his 10 million subscribers on his channel. In 2013, he got an endorsement sponsorship with Microsoft with a $30,000 pay. He also owns Syndicate Original clothing line which is also another source of revenue for him.
Living his passion is what has made Tom Cassell who he is today. Years back nobody thought a gaming YouTube channel could become a full-time job, but Tom did. He forfeited his university education to live his passion. Though by then his dad never understood him, today he now does.