J. B. Pritzker
J. B. Pritzker’s Net Worth is estimated around $4 billion (USD).
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Jay Robert “J. B.” Pritzker is the 43rd Governor of Illinois and an American businessman, philanthropist, and politician. He is a Chicago-based private business owner and managing partner of the Pritzker Group, as well as a member of the Pritzker family, which owns the Hyatt hotel chain.
J. B. Pritzker’s Net Worth
J. B. Pritzker is a Chicago-based private business owner and managing partner of the Pritzker Group, as well as a member of the Pritzker family, which owns the Hyatt hotel chain.
In the year 2020, J. B. Pritzker’s personal net worth is estimated at around $4 billion (USD).
Age & Birthplace
J. B. Pritzker was born on January 19, 1965,in Atherton, California, U.S.
Height & Weight
J. B. Pritzker is about 5 feet 7 inches tall. He is around 70 kg in weight. His hair is blonde, and his eyes are dark brown. He sports a UK size 9 shoe.
Facts of J. B. Pritzker
|Real Name||Jay Robert “J. B.” Pritzker|
|Nick Name||J. B. Pritzker|
|Born||January 19, 1965|
|Age||55 years old (As of 2020)|
|Known For||43rd Governor of Illinois|
|Birthplace||Atherton, California, U.S.|
|Height/ Tall||In feet – 5’7″|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Parents||Father: Not Known
Mother: Not Known
|Spouse/ Wife||Mary Muenster (m. 1993)|
|Children||(3) Theodore and Karen Muenster|
|Education||1. Duke University (BA)
2. Northwestern University (JD)
|Net Worth||Approx $4 billion (As of 2020)|
|Social Media Links||Instagram, Twitter,Facebook|
Childhood and Education
J. B. Pritzker was born into a prominent Jewish family of business and philanthropy in the late twentieth century. Penny Pritzker, a former United States Secretary of Commerce, and Anthony Pritzker are his older brothers.
As per his education, he attended Massachusetts boarding school Milton Academy and then graduated from Duke University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science.
Pritzker went on to earn his Juris Doctor degree from Northwestern University School of Law. He is an attorney and a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Association.
As of his career, J. B. Pritzker played an important role in the creation of the Illinois Venture Capital Association and the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center.
He also co-founded Chicago Ventures and funded the startup of Techstars Chicago and Built in Chicago. In the 2008 presidential election, Pritzker served as national co-chairman of Hillary Clinton’s campaign.
He was a delegate to the 2008 Democratic National Convention and the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Pritzker announced he was running for the Democratic nomination for Governor of Illinois, on April 6, 2017.
He won the Democratic gubernatorial primary, handily beating each of his primary opponents by more than 20 percent, in 2018.
Pritzker was inaugurated as the 43rd Governor on January 14, 2019.
In 2020, Pritzker has taken a number of measures to mitigate the COVID-19 pandemic in Illinois. During the pandemic, Pritzker began delivering daily updates.
J.B. Pritzker’s Relationship
In the year 2020, J. Mary Muenster is B. Pritzker’s wife. He married Mary Kathryn “M. K.” after meeting her in Washington, D.C., where she served as an aide to U.S. Senator K.” Senator John McCain.
Senator Tom Daschle of South Dakota is a Republican. She is one of Theodore and Karen Muenster’s three children. Her father ran for President of the United States but lost. In 1990, the Senate was formed.
They have two children and live in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood.
According to the Chicago Sun-Times, Pritzker purposefully made a mansion next door to his multimillion-dollar home uninhabitable by removing the toilets.
Then he filed an appeal, claiming that the newly-built residential property was “uninhabitable”; the Cook County assessor reduced the home’s value from $6.25 million to about $1.1 million, giving Pritzker an 83 percent property tax reduction, or about $230,000 per year. The case is being investigated by federal prosecutors.
Quick Facts of J. B. Pritzker
- As part of his plan to fund capital projects, Pritzker raised the sales tax imposed on cigarettes by $1.
- The 2019-20 budget spends $230 million on a new Quincy Veterans Home, and $21 million on the Chicago Veterans Home.
- He has been a long-time advocate of LGBT rights and has actively participated in the Chicago Gay Pride Parade.
- He campaigned on raising the minimum wage in Illinois to $15 an hour.
- Pritzker and his wife donated $5 million to the University of South Dakota to build the
- His Instagram bio read is, “Husband and father. Proudly serving as the 43rd Governor of Illinois”.