Martha Stewart is an American television personality, author, and entrepreneur. She is best known as the founder of the media & merchandising company Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia. She runs a tv show named Martha Stewart Living. She currently lives in a town in Bedford, New York named Katonah. She is known as the Queen of domestic arts and DIYs.
Martha Stewart Biography And Net Worth
|Net Worth $400M|
|Full Name Martha Helen Stewart|
|Birth Date 3 August 1941|
|Age 81 years|
|Birthplace Jersey City, New Jersey, United States|
|Profession Entrepreneur, Television Personality, Author|
|Zodiac Sign Leo|
|Spouse Andrew Stewart (1961-1990)|
|Active Years 1982-Present|
Martha Stewart’s Personal Life
Martha Helen Stewart was born on 3 August 1941 in Jersey City, New Jersey, United States. Her parents were Edward and Martha Kostyra. They both were of Polish descent. They were teachers. Her father went on to become a pharmaceutical salesman later. She studied at Nutley High School. She graduated from Barnard College of Columbia University majoring in art, history, and architectural history. She used to babysit for several baseball team New York Yankee players. At the age of 15, she began modeling and acted in several tv commercials and appeared in magazines. She modeled for big names such as Chanel. Her mother taught her cooking and stitching. She has a deep interest in gardening inherited from her father. She currently lives in a town in Bedford, New York named Katonah. She married law-school graduate Andrew Stewart in 1961 but later got divorced in 1990. They have a son together named Alexis Stewart.
Martha Stewart Career
She started as a stockbroker in 1967. She then worked in the field of writing. Her first publication was named Entertaining released in 1982. Until 1990, she published many best-seller books such as Martha Stewart’s Quick Cook, She Hors D’oeuvres, Weddings, and The Wedding Planner. In 1990, Martha signed a deal with Time Publishing Ventures. Then released a magazine named Martha Stewart Living in the late 90s.she served as editor in chief. A television show was released with the same name which aired from 1993 to 2004. Her company She Living Omnimedia went public on 19 October 1999. That led her to be the first self-made female billionaire in the United States. In December 2015, MSLO merged with Sequential Brands group leaving some shares to Martha’s name. Eventually, in April 2019 Sequential sold the remaining assets of Martha to Marquee Brands worth $175 million.
Martha Stewart Awards and Nominations:
- Listed among the world’s wealthiest and most powerful business leaders on the Forbes Billionaires list.
Martha Stewart’s Net Worth
She has a net worth of approximately $400 million estimated in the year 2022. Her main income came from, as the long-term CEO of She Living Omnimedia, merchandising three beautifully crafted collections of cookware authoring several cookbooks, and her famous blog with the same name. She has earned from: stock brokering, sales of a checkout-size recipe publication, royalty from the popular cable television show, a dedicated newspaper column, sold a series of how-to books, a radio show, an Internet site, and former catering services business venture. She was once known to have a net worth of around $1 billion when her company went public. Her net worth dropped down to $400 after She Living Omnimedia, went public in 1999. The initial public offering raised $1.9 billion.
|Height 5 ft 7 in|
|Weight 68 kg|
|Eye Color Hazel|
|Hair Color Blonde|