American rock climber Yvon Chouinard net worth is today $200 million. Born in 1977, he is also a businessman – find out his biography, company to salary details. Yvon Chouinard is a multi-talented businessman of USA. Being is a successful rock climber.a businessman of the outdoor industry and also a focused environmentalist. He is the proud owner of Patagonia, which is popular for the environmental focus of the company. He is a kayaker, a surfer and most interestingly he is a fly fisherman too. He is known for his expertise in tenkara types of fly fishing, which is actually a traditional fishing style of Japan.
|Net Worth||$200 Million|
|Source of Income||Rock climber|
|Annual Salary||$7 Million|
|Birth Date||November 9, 1938|
Apart from this activities, he is also a popular writer who written about moral codes on the mixing type of environmentalism, climbing related issues and also business practices. According to the popular Fortune magazine, he is counted as one of the most triumphant living businessmen of the outdoor industry of the modern age.
He has gained the success after a tough struggle in life. He was born on 9th November 1938 in Maine. His father was a plumber, mechanic, and struggling, French-Canadian handyman. In the year of 1947, his family was shifted to Southern California from his birthplace Maine. The idea of opening an equipment manufacturer company has come from the time when he started to make the tools for rock climbing. He was his shortcut option to save the money to fulfill his desire of rock climbing. He has taught himself blacksmiths and then eventually he prepared for his own business.
At the modern time, this struggling businessman Yvon Chouinard has made the fortune of $200 million net worth. He is also a pompous founder of Black Diamond equipment and the Patagonia brand, which is an eminent gear and clothing company. As a rock climber, he has completed a successful rock climbing mission of various monuments rocks.This successful entrepreneur also has a more successful married life too. He was married to Malinda Pennoyer, who was a home economics and art student of California State University. They have two children a daughter and a son.