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Stan Kroenke Wiki Biography
Enos Stanley ‘Stan’ Kroenke was born in Columbia, Missouri USA on 29 July 1947, and is an American businessman primarily in real estate, but also the owner of Kroenke Sports enterprises encompassing several prominent sports teams, including being the largest shareholders of English Premier League soccer club Arsenal.
So how rich is Stan Kroenke? Sources estimate that Stan’s net worth is over $7.7 billion; he has earned his wealth during his long career as a businessman in both sport enterprises and real estate industries.
Stan Kroenke Net Worth $7.7 Billion
Kroenke studied at the University of Missouri where he obtained his degrees of BA, BS and MBA. Stan established the Kroenke Group in the year 1983, a real estate big company which built many apartment buildings and shopping malls. Later in 1991 he founded a big independent corporation in real estate that specializes in suburban development. Kroenke became more wealthy when his wife and he inherited shares in Walmart after Ann’s father death in 1995. In the same year Stan bought a 40 % share in the National Football League’s St. Louis Rams, under the auspices of Kroenke Sports Enterprises. In the year 2000 Stan became the only owner of the National Basketball Association’s Denver Nuggets, and the National Hockey League’s Colorado Avalanche; these teams have added much to his wealth.
Stan became a part owner of the Arena Football League’s Colorado Crush with Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen in 2002. In 2004 Stan purchased two more teams which are Colorado Rapids playing in the Soccer League and Colorado Mammoth which plays in the National Lacrosse League. These have actually allowed him to grow his empire, also by launching Altitude, Rocky Mountain which now is known as Root Sports Rocky Mountain, a new regional sports network later becoming the official broadcaster for Stan’s sports teams. Also Stan established a ticket company for all of his sports teams which provides in-house sales.
Aside from sports, Kroenke also had a partnership in the Napa Valley winery Screaming Eagle with Charles Banks from the year 2006 until 2009. On April 2007 Granda Ventures, Arsenal had a technical link with Stan’s Colorado Rapids when he bought 9.9 % stake in Arsenal Holding plc from ITV plc which raised Kroenke’s share to be 12.19 %, so he is considered to be the largest shareholders of Premier League club Arsenal. In the year 2008 it was officially announced that Stan had joined the Arsenal board of directors after the board allowed him to control the club. Of course all these dealings allowed Stan’s net worth to rise.
Voting in the NFL permitted Stan to become the full owner of the Rams in the year 2010. On 10 April 2011, Stan increased his stake in Arsenal by purchasing the stakes of Danny Fiszman and Lady Nina Bracewell Smith to own 62.89 % of the club.
In the year 2015, Kroenke Group had a partnership with Stockbridge Capital Group to build a stadium and venue in Inglewood, California, a suburb of Los Angeles. In addition to all of this, Stan is owner of the Pepsi Center in Denver, also one of the owners of the Dick’s Sporting Goods Park and a major owner of working ranches, and he has been ranked the United States’ ninth largest landowner by the Land Report magazine in 2015.
|Net Worth||$7.7 Billion|
|Date Of Birth||July 29, 1947|
|Place Of Birth||Columbia, Missouri, United States|
|Profession||Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Real estate development|
|Education||University of Missouri, Cole Camp High School|
|Nationality||United States of America|
|Spouse||Ann Walton Kroenke (m. 1973)|
|Children||Josh Kroenke, Whitney Kroenke Burditt, Brett Kroenke, Katie Kroenke|
|Nicknames||Enos Stanley Kroenke|