Nick Denton Net Worth: $320 Million
Born in Hampstead, United Kingdom on August 24, 1966. British journalist and internet entrepreneur, Nick Denton has an estimated net worth of $320 Million. The internet guru attended University College School and University College, Oxford and majored in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics. At that time, he was employed at Isis, the university magazine, as an editor. He first made his debut career by joining the Financial Times as a journalist. He was the co-author of All That Glitters, a book about the downfall of Barings Bank. He also co-founded social networking site First Tuesday and Moreover Technologies with fellow UCS’ students David Galbraith and Angus Bankes. In 2002, he founded and launched Gawker Media. He is currently the managing editor of the New York-based Gawker.com and manages nine websites including the popular online technology site Gizmodo which has over six million viewers per month. In 2007, the Sunday Times Rich List profiled his asset that approximately accumulated to $290 million following his lucrative sale of former firms and Gawker Media’s capital, making him ranked in 502th position. He also appeared in the New Yorker’s feature article and Vanity Fair.