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Patrick Whitesell Biography and Wiki
Patrick Whitesell is a United States-based businessman and the executive chairman of Endeavor, a media and entertainment agency. In February 2001, he joined Endeavor Talent Agency as a partner and served on the company’s executive committee.
Patrick Whitesell Education
In 1983, Whitesell graduated from Iowa Falls High School. In 1987, he graduated from Luther College in Iowa.
patrick whitesell age
How old is Patrick? He is 57 years old as on 4 February 2022. He was born in 1965 in Iowa Falls, Iowa, United States.
Patrick Whitesell Height
Patrick is tall, standing at a height of 5’7″ (170 cm). Read also: Jason Segel
Patrick Whitesell Family and Parents
Whitesell was born on February 4, 1965, in Iowa Falls, Iowa, to Patricia and John Patrick Whitesell. He comes from a famous and distinguished family, and all his brothers, Shawn Whitesell, Thomas Whitesell, Christopher Whitesell, James Whitesell and John Whitesell, are well-known figures in the entertainment and sports industry.
patrick whitesell wife and children
In 2005, he married Emmy Award-winning American news anchor Lauren Wendy Sanchez, with whom he has three children. His wife was recently rumored to be having an extramarital affair with businessman Jeff Bezos. Whitesell and Sanchez are currently separated and are rumored to be divorcing.
Patrick Whitesell net worth
His net worth is estimated at $480 million.
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Patrick Whitesell Career
Whitesell was employed by Intertalent. He worked as an agent for United Talent Agency from 1992 to 1995. (UTA). Whitesell was head of the talent department at Creative Artists Agency (CAA). Whitesell began his professional career as a mail clerk at the talent agency Intertalent. During his two years with InterTalent, he progressed from the mail room to agency positions and then to United Talent Agency. Two years later, he left United to join the Creative Artists Agency, where he remained for the next five years. He rose through the ranks of Creative Artist from agent to head of the talent department. Patrick started working for Endeavor Talent Agency in 2001. He would later be instrumental in the successful merger of the agency.
He shared the CEO position with Ari Emanuel. WME-IMG was founded in 2013 by Christian Bale, Kate Beckinsale, Ellen Page, Hugh Jackman, Jennifer Garner, Denzel Washington and Jessica Morris for $2.4 billion. With the help of private equity firm Silver Lake, the company acquired IMG. Following the completion of the acquisition, Silver Lake received a 51% stake in the new mega-agency. Emmanuel, Ari Patrick Whitesell and their original partners retained 47% of the equity. The current market capitalization of WME is estimated at $10 billion. At that valuation, Patrick’s equity alone is worth $400 million before taxes. When Silver Lake made the investment, Arie and Patrick were also given 10-year employment contracts with an annual base salary of $10 million.