Self-styled motivational speaker, show host, and businessman, Steve Harvey, has shattered glass ceilings when it comes to Black excellence and has managed to become a role model for millions around the world.
Born in West Virginia on January 17, 1957, Steve Harvey would go on to experiment with many careers and get his big break into stardom after years of hard work and sheer dedication.
His career as a stand-up comedian took him from being an average Joe to becoming one of the most sought-after comedians in the United States.
It is reported that from 1993, Steve Harvey was making some $45 million yearly from being a stand-up comedian performing at some of the biggest shows and iconic theaters in the US.
Following his illustrious career as a game show host, reality TV show host, and comedian, the 66-year-old’s net worth is believed to be around $200 million.
It is reported that Steve Harvey is a huge believer in investments and has invested in myriad industries across the United States and beyond. Here are a few of his investments:
The host of The Steve Harvey Show is known to own a number of properties. He purchased a 5,500-square-foot Chicago penthouse in 2013 and sold it for $7.7 million in 2018. He also had a home in Little Elm, Texas, which was sold for an undisclosed amount in 2020 after being on and off the market for a number of years, moneymade reports.
- Stripe—Harvey is believed to have invested in the payment platform valued at about $74 billion.
- SpaceX—The experienced show host has also invested some $2 million into the rocket and space company
- Acorns—The fractional investing company worth an estimated $1.9 billion has had the former stand-up comedian investing in it.
Steve Harvey also invests in stocks. He has invested in several publicly traded companies and has a mixed portfolio of tech stocks, energy stocks, finance, and blockchain companies.
Mr Steve Harvey is known to be a big watch collector. Based on the watches that he’s been spotted wearing, his collection is worth an estimated $283,000. Some of the luxury watches he owns are the Rolex Daytona and Rolex Day Date.
Steve Harvey Global and East 112: Being an entertainer almost all his life, Steve thought it wise to establish entertainment companies that are into the production of reality TV shows and movies.
H By Steve Harvey: As a classic man and a man of style, Steve Harvey curated a myriad range of menswear.
Delightful: The multiple award-winning entertainer launched a dating website for women in 2016. It has managed to help many women navigate the trendy world while searching for partners.