Rob Dyrdek Net Worth
Who is Rob Dyrdek?
Robert Stanley Dyrdek is a famous American entrepreneur, professional skateboard, reality TV star, actor and producer. He is best recognized by his professional name Rob Dyrdek. This talented and successful personality was born on 28th July 1974. He has come into the limelight for the roles he played in the reality shows – “Rob & Big”, “Ridiculousness” and “Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory”. He has created the animated series “Wild Grinders”. Here he gave his voice to the lead character Lil Rob. Dyrdek was mentioned by Foxweekly as one of the “Most influential skateboarders of all-time”.
Rob Dyrdek Net Worth:
Rob Dyrdek has won an approximate of $50 million as of now. He has made the most of his wealth as an entrepreneur. He designed and successfully marketed his own trademarked shoes. He also endorsed skateboards and all the related accessories.
Rob Dyrdek Life History:
Dyrdek was born in Kettering, Ohio. Gene and Patty Dyrdek were his parents. During his childhood, Rob was interested and well-involved in different types of sports. He started skateboarding at 11. At this age, Dyrdek has received his first skateboard from a professional skateboarder Neil Blender. During this time, Dyrdek has made his mind that he is going to be a pro-skateboarder and started focusing on it.
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When Rob was 12 years old, he acquired a sponsorship and has started his professional skateboard career. After a few years, the along with Blender has founded Alien Workshop. At 16, he moved to Southern California to pursue his professional career. He started riding for Droors Clothing and the company then transformed into DC Shoes. This company has sponsored him until 2016. Dyrdek worked with and was sponsored by the company from 1995 to January 2016. Dyrdek also sponsored some of the other companies such as Silver Trucks – he helped this company to found in 2003.
Dyrdek has founded the Street League Skateboarding (SLS) that reached to the international level from a domestic level. The league got the highest offer in the history of sports and the championship event got broadcasted on ESPN at $1.6 million in total 198 countries. The league agreed to the partnership with the “Boys and Girls Club of America” in order to develop brand new skate parks in California. Dyrdek has made 21 different Guinness World Record for skateboarding while taking part in the show “Rob & Big”.
Dyrdek has made his television debut in November 2006 with the MTV reality series “Rob & Big” which was aired till April 2008 along with his best friend and bodyguard Christopher “Big Black” Boykin, his cousin Chris “Drama” Pfaff and his friend Rashawn “Bam Bam” Davis. In February 2009, “Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory” was the first broadcast. Dyrdek also founded a music studio for his cousin inside the factory. He opened his first SafeSpot SkateSpot. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa rode with Rob on the largest skateboard of the world during the grand opening.
Dyrdek’s documentary film “The Motivation” was premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.
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Dyrdek has jockeyed his friend’s horse as a racehorse owner and he owns 13 horses at a time.