Having a good business partner can make a remarkable difference for one’ career. Because of it, a person is very cautious when it comes to selecting a business partner. There are many prerequisites on what basis this decision is made, however among these three of them are considered crucial that are:
1) How trustworthy the person is?
2) How can they contribute to the business?
3) How much are they willing to struggle for?
Now some of the individuals are fortune enough to attain a trustworthy business partner and a common criteria on which these business partner is selected is that either they have spend major chunk of time together back in their college days or they have shared goal/vision; mostly it’s the former one.
Though we have seen this scenario happening only in new technology start-ups but what if I tell you that the shared business partnership is not limited to this business only but has been happening in other professions as well, like Hollywood for instance.
The Hollywood industry is notorious for hiring actors and actresses who have either strong connections with the directors or have closest relative already working in this industry. However some of the actors who didn’t have these aforementioned privileges were able to make their mark to this glamorous industry due to work of their own personal agents or business partners.
If you think it is not possible then how on earth Dwayne Douglas Johnson also known as “Rock” is now one of the successful American actors of all time? It is all because of the contributions and work done by his advisor and manager, name Dany Garcia.
If you are the fan of Rock movies, you ought to know about the person who made this possible, hence here comes the following article in which we will be covering all that we know about Dany Garcia.
Dani Garcia Background
Dany Garcia perhaps is well known as American Businesswoman, a film producer and as well as trained bodybuilder. She was born on 29th November 1968 to the Cuban migrants in Belleville New Jersey. Her parents shifted to New Jersey way earlier when they were just adolescents, her father was sixteen and her mother was only twelve years old.
Since they were immigrants, the family inevitably had to go through myriad number of financial struggles. Even though her parents took good care of their family but Dany can see the financial strain affecting her parents. Since then Dany vowed to become millionaire so that she can provide sustainably for her family.
Dany has two siblings, one brother and one sister.
She has done her bachelor’s in international marketing and finance from University of Miami in 1992. After her studies, Dany got herself immersed in establishing her career and has never looked back since then.
Her Career as Entrepreneur and Bodybuilder
Before building her venture, Dany was hired by American investment and wealth management firm known as Merrill Lynch immediately after she was done with her studies.
This job proved to be significant prospect for Dany as she got an opportunity to learn the knowledge and the skill of managing the business. And all of the learning paid off, when she was promoted as a vice president for the aforementioned firm.
This was just a beginning, because after four years, utilizing all the experience and knowledge she has attained from working in financial company, Dany succeeded in establishing her own wealth management company, ‘the JDM Partners LLC’.
The company proved to be gold goose as it was able to earn massive amount of revenues, hence making it to the list of top reputable financial companies.
Her personal measurements
The height of Dany Garcia is 170 cm which is 5 feet and 6 inches. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.
Dany Garcia Net Worth
Dany Garcia net worth is $ 40 million. The accumulation of Dany Garcia net worth can be traced back to the wealth management company the ‘JDM Partners LLC’ she solely established and two additional companies she co-founded together with Dwayne which are: The Seven Bucks Production and Teremana Tequila, The tequila brand.
Moreover, while working as a film executive producer, Dany built her second venture “The Garcia Companies”, a global brand development and managing company that has a wide range of other investments under control such as Fashion Brand GSTQ, Acorns, Teremana Tequila, American Football league XFL and Seven Bucks Production.
Dani Garcia Husband – Her marriage to Dwayne Douglas Johnson (The Rock)
Dany and Dwayne used to study in the same College, the University of Miami; however, she was in a senior year while Dwayne was a freshman. Nevertheless, Dany was the first one to extend the hand of friendship to Rock and later he was Dany Garcia husband.
With the passing of time and common interest of bodybuilding and strength training, eventually both got closer and fell in love. On 3rd May 1997, after many dates, the couple finally got married. Then on 14th August 2001, the couple was blessed with daughter whom they named her Simone Alexandra.
As a married couple, both of them supported each other’s career, especially in bodybuilding. In fact, Dany decided to compete for bodybuilding. Dwayne wasted no time and helped her with bodybuilding training. In few years, she actually managed to make it top ten at NPC National Bodybuilding Championships of Miami.
However the marriage didn’t lasted long as after a decade, couple decided to go divorce. The reason behind their separation was that they were unable to meet the expectations that their marriage required. Regardless of their failed marriage, couple are still good friends with each other and enjoy the shared custodianship of raising their daughter.
Dany got married again on 2014 to the fitness industry brand consultant and bodybuilder named Dave Reinzi. At present, the couple are settled in two cities; Florida and Los Angeles due to Garcia’ demanding career which also booster Dany Garcia net worth
Her career as Executive Film producer and Strategic Advisor to The Rock
After her divorce, Dany went back to managing and running the businesses. But this didn’t last long because soon after that Dwayne Johnson approached her again and offered her job to help him build his career in Hollywood industry. Dany agreed and took resignation from previously held jobs.
From 2008 and onwards, Dany began her path as film producer by producing the very first documentary called “Theater of War” which had notable film cast including Kevin Kline and Meryl Steep. Following this documentary, She produced additional two more films, one romantic drama known as “Lovely, Still” and one documentary known as “Racing Dreams”.
Four years later, on 2012 Dany and Dwayne founded the production company together by the Seven Bucks Productions. Since then, The Company has been producing and releasing the films and television series back to back.
During this time period, Seven Bucks production has produced one action film and four reality televisions shows respectively which consisted of:
1) The Snitch (2013)
2) The Hero
3) Eight episodes of ‘Wake Up Call” (2014-2015)
4) Clash of The Corps (2016)
On 2017, Dany got her major boost as film executive producer when she produced the action comedy film “Baywatch” on the large budget scale which was around $69 million. Regardless of negative reviews, the film managed to earn $177.8 million.
After this project, Dany has executive produced series of action thriller films including:
1) Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)
2) Rampage (2018)
3) Skyscraper (2018)
4) A documentary: Stuntman (2018)
5) Shazam! (2019)
6) Hobbs & Shaw (2019)
7) Jumanji: The Next Level (2019)
Dany Garcia Achievements
With the guidance and leadership of Dany, Seven Bucks productions has been successful in producing relatively good television series and movies. On year 2020, she was awarded with the Outstanding Film Producer Impact Award from the National Hispanic Media Coalition.
Contribution to the social work
In addition to building her business empire, Dany has also established a social organization known as Beacon Experience which facilities the less privilege children by providing them paid scholarships. By now you would have explored much about her specially about Dany Garcia net worth