Who is Jim Cornett and what is his net worth 2018? Jim cornette is an American national famous as professional wrestling manager. He has been a commentator, creative team member and booking committee member.
James Mark Cornette was born on September 17, 1961 in Louisville, Kentucky. His first marriage was with Janice Kelly Crowl on 16 February 1987 and later was divorced on 1 June 2002. His second marriage to Stacey Goff was on 31 October 2007. He is known for his outspoken nature and his sense of humour is always sarcastic.
His passion for wrestling could be assessed from his childhood itself. As a youngster he installed as 10-foot antenna on his roof top to get all the regional channels and he could see all the wrestling matches. Teenager (14 years) Jim Cornette started working at various wrestling events. He used to be the official cameraman, time keeper, PR and magazine correspondent, ring announcer etc. He got in contact with Jerry Jarrett who was the promoter of “Memphis” territory. Jim Cornette use to type show formats for Jerry Jarret every show.
His initial work was with National Wrestling Alliance and World Championship Wrestling. There was no look back for Jim Cornette and he was the owner of Smoky Mountain Wrestling from 1991 to 1995. He has been a part of many wrestling associations WWF/WWE, Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, and Ring of Honor and Ohio Valley Wrestling.
He joined Global Force Wrestling in 2015. Jim Cornette was liked by many renowned wrestlers such as Sherri Martel, Big Bubba Rodgers, Buddy Landel, Christopher Daniels, Jeff Jarrett, Yokozuna, The British Bulldog, Owen Hart, Vader, Mark Henry, Dutch Mantel, Hercules, Dick Murdoch, and Barry Windham. He was the manager for many prominent teams such as The Midnight Express, The Fantastics, The Fabulous Ones, The Rock ‘n’ Roll Express etc.
He is an atheist. He has married his longtime girlfriend Stacey Goff on October 31, 2007. Stacey Goff is popularly known as Synn and she is professionally a wrestling manager.
He is scared of flying. He is the supporter of Obama and acknowledged voting for him. He works in Kayfabe Commentaries on “Back to the Territories” series. To name a few territories Mid-South Wrestling, Mid-Atlantic, Calgary, Championship from Florida etc.,. He is an atheist. Jim Cornette has many assault cases in 1980s.
He has various achievements and awards to his credit, to name a few, Southern Wrestling Hall of Fame (2015), • PWI Manager of the Year (1985, 1993, 1995), Slammy Award (1994 and 1996) etc. He is the recipient of various Wrestling Observer Newsletter awards such as Best Pro Wrestling Book (2009), Best non-wrestler, best booker (1993, 2001, and 2003).
November 17, 2014 is called as “Jim Cornette Day” by Mayor Tim Burchett in a Southeastern Championship Wrestling taping in Knoxville.
Jim Cornett Net Worth
Jim Cornette net worth is estimated to be $5.5 million. His earning are mostly from his wrestling matches as a wrestling manager, promoter and podcaster.
Jim Cornette is the popular personality in wrestling who had humble beginning as a photographer, time keeper, ring announcer etc. He is now a notable personality and is being appreciated by notable wrestlers.