Dana White Net Worth

Net Worth$500 million
Date of Birth28 July 1969
ProfessionBusinessman
NationalityAmerican
Last Updated2020

Introduction: 

Dana White Net Worth, How did the American businessman and sports promoter accumulate his wealth? Check this article to find out more about Dana White Net Worth and his career.

Dana White Net Worth

Dana White Early Life

He is an American businessman and sports promoter. Dana White spent his youth going back and forth between Las Vegas and Maine. 

Dana spent his youth involved in sports and is a lifelong fan of the baseball team Boston Red Sox. He attended the University of Massachusetts, though he did not finish.

Dana White Career

Dana Frederick White Jr. was born on 28th of July, 1969 in Manchester, Connecticut. He is best known for being the current President of the Ultimate Fighting Championship ‘UFC’, a mixed martial arts organization.  While he was there he opened up a boxing program for at risk children in the inner-city. To make a living during this time he became an aerobics instructor. 

In 1992 he established Dana White Enterprises in Las Vegas, it was also during this time that he began managing fighters Chuck Lidell and Tito Ortiz. 

Fortunately for Dana, he had grown up with Lorenzo Fertitta who had made a name for himself as an executive at hotel and casino company Station Casinos. Fertitta saw the profit that could be made and he made a deal to buy the UFC and also invited his older brother Frank to get in the action. 

The Fertitta brothers paid $2 million in 2001 for an 81% ownership stake in the UFC. They soon appointed White as president. 

Dana White Net Worth

As of today, Dana White Net Worth is $500 Million while his salary is $20 Million. Dana White Net Worth is earned from his career as a businessman and sports promoter.

Dana owned 9% of the UFC. In May 2016, it was reported that the Fertitta brothers were in advanced talks to sell the UFC for as much as $6 billion. 

It was confirmed in July 2016 that UFC had been sold to talent agency WME-IMG for $4 billion. That’s $360 million before taxes for Dana.

Summary: 

Dana Frederick White Jr. is an American businessman and sports promoter. He is best known for being the current President of the Ultimate Fighting Championship ‘UFC’, a mixed martial arts organization.  

As of 2020, Dana White’s net worth is $500 Million.

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