Guy Fieri is a famous American television host, restaurateur and author. Guy Fieri is known for his TV shows such as Guy’s Restaurant Reboot and Guy’s Grocery Games, among others.
Guy Fieri was born on January 22, 1968 and he is currently 54 years old. He hails from Columbus, Ohio and his zodiac sign is Aquarius. Likewise, his full name is Guy Ramsay Fieri. Speaking of family, his parents are father Lewis James Ferry and mother Penelope Anne (née Price). He grew up living in Ferndale, in rural Humboldt County, California.
Speaking about his education, Fieri was an exchange student in France during his high school. In France, the young lad developed his interest in food and cooking. For his further studies he attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. That’s where this guy graduated in 1990 with a Bachelor of Science degree in hotel management.
working life and career
Professionally, Guy Fieri is primarily a restaurateur. He is also a famous author and an Emmy Award-winning television host. This personality co-owns three restaurants in California. In addition, this restaurateur also licenses his name to restaurants in New York City and Las Vegas, Nevada.
In addition, people recognize this personality as the host of various TV series on the Food Network. By 2010, The New York Times reported that this restaurateur had become the face of the network. The New York Times also reported that he brings an element of rowdy mass-market culture to American food television. Likewise, they also mentioned that this personality’s prime-time shows attract more male viewers than anyone else on the network.
Speaking about the beginning of his career, Fieri began his association with food at Ferndale Elementary School. Back then he was selling pretzels from his Awesome Pretzel Cart. At that time he also washed dishes to finance his study trip to France.
After returning from France, this personality worked in the restaurant of the Red Lion Inn in Eureka, California. He continued to work here until this personality went to Las Vegas to attend college. After graduating from college, Fieri worked as the manager of Parker’s Lighthouse. It’s a Stouffer’s restaurant in Long Beach, California. Three years later, this personality became the district manager of Louise’s Trattoria. As district manager, he managed six locations as well as recruiting and training for the restaurants.
Guy Fieri is a happily married man and his wife is Lori Brison. The two first met when his wife walked into a restaurant he ran. This incident happened in Long Beach, California. The lovers then married in 1995.
When they married, this personality changed his last name from Ferry to Fieri. He did this as an ode to his paternal grandfather, Giuseppe Fieri. His grandfather was an Italian immigrant who had anglicized his surname to Ferry upon arrival in the United States.
Also, the couple lives in Santa Rosa, California. The couple have two sons, namely Hunter and Ryder. The family lives with their nephew Jules. Jules is Fieri’s sister’s child. His sister died in 2011 from metastatic melanoma. After this unfortunate incident, he decided to take care of his then 11-year-old nephew.
In addition, this personality likes to collect classic American cars. Some he owns include a 1971 Chevrolet Chevelle, a 1968 Pontiac Firebird, a 1976 Jeep CJ-5, a 1969 Chevrolet Impala SS, and a 1967 Chevrolet C10 pickup.
Guy Fieri stands about tall height of 6 feet or 183 cm and his weight is approximately 203 lbs or 92 kg. Apart from that, the restaurateur’s other body measurements like dress size, biceps, chest-waist-hip measurements etc. are checked. In addition, this restaurateur has dark brown hair and eyes of the same color. However, he is known for his blond hairdo.
Social Media and Wealth
Guy Fieri joined Twitter in March 2009 and has over 3.4 million followers on his @GuyFieri account to date. Likewise his username Instagram is @guyfieri and as of February 2022 this account has amassed more than 1.8 million followers. He also has 1.3 million followers on his Facebook profile. Let’s continue with this famous personality net worth of around 50 million US dollars. Likewise, in 2021, his family bought a home in West Palm Beach, Florida.