Sam Parr is an entrepreneur, investor, podcaster, and social media figure based in the United States. In 2021, he went viral after selling his startup, The Hustle, to Hubspot. He is quite active on social media, especially Twitter, where he often expresses his ideas. In addition, he has an audio and video podcast titled My First Million.
|Entrepreneur, investor, podcaster and social media personality
|32 [as of 2022]
|Date of birth
|June 15, 1990
|Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
|Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
|Sale of The Hutle to Hubspot
Sam Parr Biography
Sam Parr was born into an American family in St. Louis, Missouri, on June 15, 1990. Sam is his nickname while Gemini is his zodiac sign. In 2008, he graduated from St. Louis University High School.
He attended Belmont University on a D1 Track scholarship and earned a degree in Food Truck studies. According to his Linkedin page, he also studied at the University of Sydney in 2010 and 2011.
Sam Parr Height, Weight
Sam Parr is 32 years old in 2022. His height is 1.55 meters and he weighs about 84 kg. Sam has hazel eyes and blonde hair. While his physical measurements are unknown, his shoe size is 11.5 (US). A regular gym goer, he has an extremely strong physique.
Sam Parr started his professional career more than ten years ago. While still in college, he founded his first lucrative business, Moonshine Online. During the same period, he convinced the actor Mike Wolfe and got a sales position in his shop, Antique Archaeology. While working for the television program American Pickers, he had the opportunity to meet the actor.
However, he dropped out of his first company after a year to launch Southern Sam’s. Anyway, he was able to pay for his studies thanks to this company. Six months after starting his second company, he resigned from Antique Archaeology. He finished his second business in August of that year and moved to San Francisco.
This time he co-founded Bunk, a company that helps people find roommates and housing. This company changed his life since Apartment List bought it for an undisclosed sum. Since then he has been employed by the acquired company for more than a year and a half. In October 2013, he also launched a personal blog/book club titled The Anti-MBA.
After starting a new company called Hustle Con, he was too busy to post blog updates on his website. The company organized conferences for entrepreneurs. Because the concept was so great, its popularity grew rapidly. Often tired of traveling across the country on his motorcycle, he decided to transform it into a media company and name it The Hustle.
He tried to provide daily business news to over a million people and was successful. The company went on to become one of the fastest growing media companies and was acquired by HubSpot in February 2021. Although the company has been sold, he continues to work for it.
Sam Parr’s Net Worth in 2022
Sam Parr has a net worth of $25 million (estimated). In the past ten years he has founded and sold a number of successful ventures to large companies. His most recent startup, The Hustle, is notable for being acquired by HubSpot for nearly $20 million.
As the sole owner of the company, he made millions of dollars from the sale. As mentioned earlier, he is still an employee of the company and earns a monthly salary of an unknown amount. Since his treasury is quite full, he likes to invest in numerous startups and buying companies. However, he has not made any of his investments public until recently.
He gained considerable social media fame for launching his own podcast, My First Million. In the podcast he discusses business concepts and market developments and prospects. In addition, he often has entrepreneurs as guests. By selling the episodes of the podcast, he gets a decent amount of money.
Sam Parrs’s wife, marriage, children
Sam Parr’s marital status is married. Sara Sodine Parr is his wife, and she is often featured on his Twitter account. According to her Linkedin profile, she is currently a Staff Experience Researcher at Airbnb. She has been with Airbnb for more than five years and previously held the positions of Lead Experience Researcher and Experience Researcher.
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