He is known as the executive producer and co- founder of the world’s largest video website YouTube. But in 2006, Google purchased YouTube for $1.65 billion. He then worked as an officer in PayPal. In 2007, he became the CEO of YouTube. Also, he holds the distinction of designing the first logo for PayPal. Prior to that work, he was working as the labeling in charge of maintaining and assuring qualities of videos on YouTube.
He got 694,085 shares of Google when it took control of YouTube. This thing contributed huge share in the increasing of his total wealth.
As far as his personal stats are concerned, his full name is Chad Meredith Hurley, was born in January 1977. He was the second among his siblings with a lot of passion to be successful in life. Initially, he was a great admirer of arts but after his school studies; he showed interest in computer studies and in electronics. Computer then became a part of his routine life.
In 1995, he graduated from Twin valley High School. Student’s association of Technology holds the privilege of being Chad as its active member. He also worked as a well-known web entrepreneur. His talented brain took YouTube to the heights of success. After being on the magazine for the 50 most influential people in the world, his total wealth saw a great boost up.
According to the Wall Street Journal, he has a total worth of $370 Million but later in 2013, he held $470 Million. When it was enquired about the role and responsibilities of Hurley in YouTube, he said that he is totally responsible for the sharing and tagging aspect of YouTube videos.
Currently, he is working as a great advisor to YouTube.
Chad Hurley Net Worth
His net worth is about $334 MILLION.
Chad Hurley Stats
Full Name: Chad Meredith Hurley
Birth Date: January 24, 1977
Birth Place: Reading, Pennsylvania
Profession: Businessman, Entrepreneur
Marital Status: Married
Partner: Kathy Clark
Wikipedia Page: Here