Blake Mycoskie Net Worth : $300 Million
An American Writer and Entrepreneur
Source of Wealth
Years of Experience
Date of Birth
August 26, 1976
Graduated from Southern Methodist University, Dallas
Blake Mycoskie’s Income & Total Net Worth
As a founder of Toms Shoes, Blake Mycoskie earned a net worth of $300 million. Whenever, a customer purchases shoes from this company, a part of it goes to the needy and poor children. Initially, Blake utilized 50% of the royalties, which he got from his book ‘Start Something That Matters’, as a grant to encourage new entrepreneurs. In 2012, he increased it to 100%.
Properties: Private Fortune
Mycoskie owns a beautiful home in Los Angeles. Besides this, he also possesses a private sailboat in Marina Del Ray.
Blake founded EZ Laundry when he was in college. Then in 1999, he founded Mycoskie Media, an outdoor billboard company. After running this company for 3 years, he sold it to Clear Channel Communications. He founded Reality Central in 2003. With the money, he earned by the sale of Trafficschool.com (he was the partner of the founders of this company), he founded Toms Shoes. In 2011, he launched Toms Eyewear.
Blake Mycoskie’s Career
Apart from his career in business, Blake has been also seen on various TV channels, like CNN, CNBC, Fox News, and CBS Evening News. He created Reality Central, an all-reality cable TV network.
He is also an author of ‘Start Something That Matters’, New York Times best-selling business book. Mycoskie also contributes to The Huffington Post.