Among all businesswomen around the world, Jeanie Buss is the one who earned her fame being president of LA Lakers of NBA. She is co-owner of the team who is also known being daughter of Jerry Buss, real-estate investor. Buss, 55, is single for now, as she divorced her previous husband Steve Timmons. Today we will be discussing about this businesswoman, Jeanie Buss net worth and salary along with her income sources and career.
Jeanie Buss is not a common name. It is like a brand for us. She is famous not only for her professionalism but also for her beauty. So, we can guess her net worth to be as higher as of celebrities. As mentioned by The Richest, Jeanie’s net worth as of 2017 is $20 million.
Talking about her income sources, it includes her presidency in LA Lakers, and also the foundation of Women of the Wrestling promotion. Her father, Jerry owned Pickfair Mansion which was bought for $5.3 million and sold at unbelievably $120 million. After her father’s death, that sum of money was divided to six siblings with $20 million on each as shares.
Buss’ father was the one who helped her in starting career. She was appointed as GM at the keen age of 19. Then in the year 1993, she brought professional players and formed a team named LA Blade for Roller Hockey International.
Later in 1999, she became vice-president for Lakers. Talking about her achievements, she became one of the top 20 most influential women in sports and became powerful women in world in the year 2011.
Jeanie Buss, formerly Jeanie Marie Buss was born in Santa Monica, CA in the year 1961, September 26. She went to University of Southern California and graduated in major business.
Buss’ father and mother divorced in the year 1972, when she was just 11 years old. She was given to stay with mother for few years, but later she went to stay with father. When she became 17, she moved to Pickfair with her father.
Jeanie married Steve Timmons in the year 1190 but her relation only stood up for three years. After split in the year 1993, she became attracted towards Phil Jackson. Moreover, the duo engaged in 2013, but later called off in 2016.