Chad Hurley is an American businessman and entrepreneur. He was born on January 24, 1977, in Reading, Pennsylvania, United States. He is best known as the co-founder and former CEO of YouTube, the popular video-sharing website. Hurley, along with fellow co-founders Steve Chen and Jawed Karim, created YouTube in 2005 and it was later acquired by Google in 2006 for $1.65 billion. Prior to YouTube, Hurley was an early employee of PayPal, where he served as the company’s first graphic designer. He left Google in 2010 and founded a new company called MixBit, a video editing app. He also co-founded a new company called AVOS Systems, and later, he co-founded and is currently the CEO of the video-sharing app, Zeen.
|Real Name/Full Name||Chad Meredith Hurley|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Chad Hurley|
|Birth Place:||Reading, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||24 January 1977|
|Age/How Old:||45 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 180 cm|
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 82 Kg|
In Pounds – 180 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father –Dan Hurley|
Mother –Joan Hurley
|Siblings:||Heather Hurley and Brent Hurley|
|School:||Twin Valley High School|
|College:||Indian University of Pennsylvania|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Kathy Clark [m. 2000]|
|Kids/Children Name:||Yes [Two]|
|Profession:||American media mogul, co-founder, and former CEO of the video-sharing websites YouTube and MixBit|
|Net Worth:||$450 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2023|
Chad Hurley is an American media Mogul, Former Chief Executive Officer, and co-founder of known websites like Mixbit and YouTube. He is one of the well-known personalities in the world of business and technology. He is also known as the CEO of the video-sharing website on YouTube and Mix bit.
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Biography and Early Life
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Chad Hurley, also known as Chad Meredith Hurley by birth, was born on 24th January 1977 in Reading, Pennsylvania, in the United States. He was born to his father, Don Hurley, and his mother, Joann Hurley. Chad grew up with his two other siblings, namely Heather, his elder sister, and Brent, his younger brother. He and his family grew up near Birdsboro, Pennsylvania. As he was growing up, Chad loved arts and wished to pursue a career related to arts.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Chad Hurley in 2022, and what is his height and weight? Well, Chad Hurley’s age is 45 years old as of today’s date 28th January 2022 having been born on 24 January 1977. Though he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 180 lbs in Pounds and 82kg in Kilograms.
Though he loved art since childhood, he enrolled at Twin Valley High School, and while in high school, he got an interest in computers and electronic media. Chad was above average when he became a member of the Technology Student Association’ in his high school. After graduating from high school level, he furthered his education, where he joined the Indian University of Pennsylvania. He graduated from the university with a degree in Bachelor of Arts.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Chad is married to his longtime girlfriend, Kathy Clark. Kathy is the daughter of a legendary Silicon Valley Entrepreneur, James H. Clark. Chad and Kathy dated for a long time before they married. The two married at a lavishing wedding, and together, they have two kids. The couple has been married for many years, but they have a very happy marriage together. Kathy is a very supportive wife and has always supported her husband in his major business decisions. He is happily married to his wife, Kathy Clark. He has a happy marriage, and he is not ready or willing to lose his family any day soon.
Chad started working for eBay in their ‘Paypal’ division after graduating from the Indian University of Pennsylvania. Chad’s knowledge of computers was excellent, which helped him a lot while working at eBay. The excellence in his work was enhanced due to his being an arts graduate. He did his work very well and those he worked for always appreciated and commended his all-time good work.
Chad met with Steve Chan and Jawed Karim, who worked together. The three agreed to start their own new work which could help them increase their income. It’s through their talent and skills combined together they founded ‘YouTube.’ Chad and Chan sold YouTube to Google for $1.65 billion, which helped them start another company known as ‘MixBit.’ MixBit is a system used to edit video on a smartphone. Also, Chad Hurley has invested in the sports as he owns a part of the golden State Warriors in the NBA.
Chad is among the most famous entrepreneurs and excellent businessman who has achieved a lot .through his name. Though he has never won an award in his entire life, he earns a lot of success and fame compared to many business people. Chad was once included in the magazine business and selected with 2.0 ranked No. 28 as a list of ’50 Who Matter Now.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Chad Hurley in 2023
Chad Hurley’s Net Worth
Chad Hurley is among the most wealthy businessmen in the world. He has a total estimated net worth of almost $450 million as of 2023. His main source of income was a result of selling his share of YouTube to Google and the rest of the income he gained through MixBit. Yearly, he makes around $4.5 million.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- To attain his success, Chard worked hard and handled his business in a smart way which helped him become the man he is today.
- Chad has 150 fan-like on Facebook, and 611K followers on Twitter, and on Instagram. He has around 15.5k followers, while YouTube has 4460 subscribers.
Chad Hurley is among the most successful entrepreneurs and businessmen of today. He started as an employee at eBay company where he met with friends who shared skills together and started YouTube. He-founded YouTube, which to date has given him a happy life with his wife and family. He was determined to achieve his goals.