Who is Grant Cardone and what is his net worth 2018? Grant Cardone is a real estate investor who has developed the reality TV series Turnaround King in 2011 on the National Geographic Channel. He is also a sales trainer, author, and motivational trainer. He has been called as the ‘Entrepreneur of the 21st Century’. He is the owner and founder of 3 multi-million dollar companies. Cardone came into prominence after his Information Assisted Selling (IM). He is also New York Times best-selling author. He has authored seven books in his career. Cardone has also hosted the radio show called ‘The Cardone Zone’.
Grant Cardone was born on March 21, 1958, in Lake Charles, Louisiana. He was born to parents Concetta Neil Cardone and Curtis Louis Cardone. He has four other siblings and also has a twin brother by the name Gary Cardone. His father died when he was ten years old.
He attended the LaGrange High School located in Lake Charles from where he completed his graduation in 1976. He then enrolled in the McNeese State University and completed his graduation with a B.Sc. Degree in Accounting in 1981. In 1987, he went to Chicago and worked in a sales-training company. Cardone moved in various cities and then moved to Houston in Texas.
In July 2004, Grant Cordone got married to Elena Lyons who is a Spanish-born actress. Together they have two daughters named Sabrina Cardone and Scarlett Cardone. Grant Cardone is a Church of Scientology’s member and has helped promote Scientology and Dianetics by sponsoring NASCAR drivers from his company called Freedom Motorsports.
After completing his graduation he decided to move in automobile sales. He has served as the CEO of the company Freedom Motorsports Group Inc. After moving from Houston, Grant Cardone went to La Jolla in California for a period of 12 years. Later, he moved to Miami Beach in California. In 2010, he was working with the Atlas Media Corp and developed the TV series ‘Turnaround King’ on Nat Geo.
The series helped him to establish his business into a successful company. At present, Grant Cardone owns three companies including ‘The Cardone Group and Cardone Acquisitions’ and ‘Cardone Enterprises’. He has spoken globally with CEOs, industry leaders, and entrepreneurs about sales, money, finance, and business strategies. His selling system has been adopted by a lot of companies in Canada and the United States. He is also a writer and has penned seven books.
In 2008, he released his first book entitled ‘Sell To Survive’, A year later, he released ‘The Closer’s Survival Guide’. This was followed by ‘If You’re Not First, You’re Last’ in 2010 and ‘The 10X Rule’ in 2011. In 2016 he released two books including ‘The Millionaire Booklet’ and ‘’ Be Obsessed or Be Average’.
In 2010, Grant Cardone was conferred with the McNeese State University Distinguished Alumnus Award. In 2017, Forbes named him as one of the 25 Marketing Influencers to watch in 2017’. Cardone has also topped New York’s Best Seller List through his books.
Grant Cardone Net Worth
Grant Cardone began his career by working in a sales company. He then moved on to different cities across the United States. By doing so, he has gone on to inherit good wealth for himself. Grant Cardone’s net worth is an estimated $110 million. He owes this fortune to all the success he has had in his career. Part of this wealth also comes by serving as the CEO of Freedom Motorsports Group Inc.
He has also written several books and has given many speeches about business and finances to other companies internationally. He has been approached by Fortune 500 companies regarding business selling procedures, business expansion, management, and marketing. His sales programs have influenced thousands of people involved in sales and retail sales. His real estate portfolio was estimated to be around $350 million in the United States.
Grant Cardone shares a very happy relationship with his wife and family. He is popular for his speeches which inspire people in the line of business. He has spoken internationally about the adapting in the changes of the marketplace. He has also given philosophies for fundraising for churches and non-profit organisations.