Facts of Jeanie Buss
|Full Name||Jeanie Buss|
|Birth Name||Jeanie Marie Buss|
|Birth City||Santa Monica, California|
|Birth Country||United States of America|
|Father Name||Jerry Buss|
|Mother Name||JoAnn Mueller|
|Sibilings||Jim Buss, Janie Buss, and Johnny Buss|
|Filmography||Cubed,Women.Of.Warriors I,Women Of Warriors II|
|Education||Palisades Charter High School and University of Southern California|
|Date of Birth||September 26,1961|
What Is The Net Worth Of Businesswoman Jeanie Buss?
American businesswoman Jeanie Buss is best known as the owner of the professional roller hockey team, Los Angeles Blades. Similarly, she is also the team president of the NBA Board of Governors.
Besides that, Jeanie is famous as the daughter of the late businessman Jerry Buss. As of February 2020, Buss has an estimated net worth of $500 million.
From General Manager To Owner Of Los Angeles Blades
Jeanie Buss was only 19 when she started her professional journey as the general manager of the Tennis team, Los Angeles Strings. After that, she became the owner of a professional roller hockey team, Los Angeles Blades.
Additionally, the entrepreneur also worked as the Great Western Forum’s president. After her dad’s death, she, along with her siblings, undertook the position vacated by her father after the shares were equally distributed.
Similarly, Jeanie served as the president of the Lakers and guided the group’s operations. She also represents the squad at the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a president. Later, she made a momentous decision, terminating Mitch Kupchak from the General Manager position.
Likewise, 58 years old mogul also approved the resignation of her brother Jim who was Vice President of Basketball Operations and appointed Magic Johnson for the post.
Also, as per the sources, Buss hired sports agent Rob Pelinka as the new general manager. As of February 2020, she is working as an executive vice president of business operations of Los Angeles. Furthermore, she is also co-owner of the Women of a Wrestling promotion.
Furthermore, Buss appeared as herself in an episode on the television series. Also, she co-directed the videos, Women Of Warriors I, Women Of Warriors II, Women Of Warriors III, Women Of Warriors IV, and Women Of Warriors V.
Jeanie Buss’ Family Background
Jeanie Buss was born Jeanie Marie Buss on September 26, 1961, in Santa Monica, California, United States. Her father, Jerry Buss, was an American businessman while the mother is JoAnn Mueller.
The co-owner of the Women of Wrestling promotion Jeanie has three siblings, Jim Buss, Janie Buss, and Johnny Buss.
Regarding her education, Buss attended Palisades Charter High School. Likewise, she also enrolled at the University of Southern California.
Ex-Wife Of Former Volleyball Player
Jeanie Buss was married to a former volleyball player, Steve Timmons. The couple exchanged wedding vows in 1990 and divorced in 1993. In an interview, she discussed the reason for her divorce, stating:
"I never put my marriage first ... It was always business which attracted me."
Later, Jeanie was engaged to former coach and former New York Knicks President, Phil Jackson.
The duo began dating in December 1999. After that, Phil announced that the pair’s engagement was called off on December 27, 2016.
Where Does Jeanie Buss Live?
LA Lakers Owner Buss bought the contemporary townhouse located just a few miles away from the International Airport of Los Angeles. On January 31, 2020, the mansion boasting four duplex bedrooms was purchased for $2.6 million.
Prior to this, the businesswoman sold Playa Vista’s Mediterranean-style villa for $2.575 million in 2019. Moreover, in 2018, Jeanie also bought a 3-floor bungalow in Playa Vista, paying $2.599 million.
Taking about her wheels, she has some expensive cars on her garage, including Bentley Continental ($202,500) and Mercedes Benz ($32,800).