Jesse James Net Worth
Jesse James is a popular TV star in America. He was also the former CEO of a Texas-based Austin speed shop.
Who is Jesse James
Jesse James was born on 19th April 1969 in California. He started West Coast Choppers in his mom’s garage in 1992. Jesse James has 2 children with his first wife and a daughter with his second wife. He married Hollywood actress Sandra Bullock in 2005. After reports of infidelity, his third marriage with the actress ended in 2010. In 2013, he married Alexis Dejoria, a professional drag racer.
Jesse James Net Worth
Jesse James is a successful entrepreneur and his net worth is estimated to be $100 million.
Jesse James Life History
Before starting his bike customization business West Coast Choppers, he worked as a bodyguard for various bands. After the business grew, he moved it to a larger facility. He has built a racing car called Trophy Truck and a Figure-8 race car. He races his Trophy Truck fondly.
In 2006, he opened Cisco Burger restaurant which was just across the street. He named the hamburger stand after his favorite pit bull. He closed the restaurant after a few years. He also had partial ownership of Austin Speed Shop and he left it in 2013. He focused all his attention on re-opening West Coast Choppers in Austin. He also has other business ventures such as Chopperdogs fan club and Jesse’s Girl clothing line. He published Garage magazine since 2006. He also has a firearms business, Jesse James Firearms Unlimited. He opened two firearms AR-15 rifle and 1911 pistol.
Jesse James was featured in a Discovery documentary Motorcycle Mania in 2000. He also hosted a new show, Monster Garage. The show became popular after Jesse James along with his crew modified vehicle within a short deadline. He also produced shows like History of the Chopper, Green Scream, and Iraq Confidential with Jesse James.
He also participated in Sons of Guns and Celebrity Apprentice. In 2009, he had his own Spike TV show, Jesse James is a Dead Man. He was seen doing various stunts on the show. The episode earned 2 million viewers. He enthusiastically participated in Biker Build Off episodes in the American Chopper shows in 2011 and 2012.
Jesse James Known For
Jesse James frequently got into legal troubles while building his bike customization empire. The California Air Resources Board accused him of violating clean-air laws while selling motorcycles. Again in 2008, he was caught up in breach of contract lawsuit from a customer. In 2010, he was accused of stealing Fortune Fashions Industries’ executives to design his clothing line.
Jesse James Political/Business Affiliations
His bike customization empire is worth at least $200 million. Several people are ready to spend millions of dollars to customize their bikes through West Coast Chopper. His business affiliations have always proved to be profitable for the entrepreneur.