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Full NameJunior Bridgeman
First NameJunior
Last NameBridgeman
Birth NameUlysses Lee "Junior" Bridgeman
Birth CityIndiana
Birth CountryUnited States of America
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseDoris Griffith
No Of ChildrenThree
Height196 cm
Date of BirthSeptember 17,1953
Age66 years

Junior Bridgeman is truly a success story in the business world, coming from years of conscientious and smart investment techniques. The former basketball player, Louisville, is now described as one of the business tycoons.     

Bridgeman previously owned over 100 various Wendy's and Chili's restaurants before getting out of the restaurant business in 2016. He is now a President and CEO of Bridgeman Foods Inc as well as a bottler for The Coca-Cola Company.  

In 1999, Bridgeman was inducted into the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame. 

What Is Junior Bridgeman's Master Formula That Made Him Multimillionaire?

As per estimation made by Celebrity Net Worth, Junior Bridgeman has $600 million net worth in 2020. Indiana born, Junior is a retired basketball player who previously played for several established teams such as Milwaukee Bucks, Los Angeles Clippers, and Milwaukee Bucks.   

Bridgeman spent the majority of his career in NBA playing for Milwaukee Bucks. He received $350,000 as an annual salary throughout his career. 

Later, during the off-seasons of his playing career, Bridgeman started studying Wendy’s franchise business as he was interested in doing his own business someday. He even spent hours working at a local Wendy’s to learn further about the company and industry.  

The American businessman Junior Bridgeman
The American businessman Junior Bridgeman

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Following his retirement from the NBA, Bridgeman invested the money he made from his entire career in the franchise and eventually became the proud owner of over 160 Wendy's around the country and 118 Chili's restaurants.  

As of 2013, the value of his liquid assets was $2 million. In late 2015, Bridgeman made a staggering $32 million from his restaurant business.   

The businessman has a stake in Milwaukee soda's Black Bear Beverages too. Furthermore, Louisville serves as a distributor for The Coca-Cola Co. 

One Of Wendy's Restaurants Owned By Bridgeman's Family Panalized To Pay Six-Figure Paycheque For Violating Child Labor

Bridgeman is a President and CEO of Bridgeman Foods Inc. One of his restaurants located in Louisville, Kentucky, has been hit with a six-figure fine for allowing children to work during the illegal hours.   

The U.S. Department of Labor said that the company faced $157,114 fine for allowing teenagers to work beyond normal business hours.   

Who Is Junior Bridgeman?

Junior Bridgeman was born on September 17, 1953, in East Chicago, Indiana, in the United States of America. He is the son of Ulysses Sr. who worked in a steel mill, and his mother was a homemaker. He has a brother named Samuel Bridgeman.   

He attended Washington High School. He played college basketball for the University of Louisville. 

Bridgeman has been leading a successful married life with his wife Doris Griffith for years now. The couple has three children; one daughter Eden Bridgeman and two sons Ryan Bridgeman and Justin Bridgeman. 

Updated On Sun Mar 29 2020 Published On Sun Mar 29 2020 By Simond