Athletic and business-minded Richard Giannotti, who stands 6 feet 3 inches in height, has shown his skills in both the fields as a financial adviser and a baseball player. His fame doubled up when he got hitched with the big time Fox Sports television personality, Joy Taylor.
If you are keen to know his details from age, parents, and career to married life, and wife, join in the article below!
Richard Giannotti's Biography
He was born on 9 August 1983 in Ft Lauderdale, FL. And as per his bio, he is at the age of 35. He enrolled at St. Thomas High School for his high school education and attended University of Miami-School of Business. He graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and General.
Talking about parents, Richard is the son of Richard Giannotti Senior and Susan Giannotti. His father, a graduate of Providence College, was a U.S. Army veteran, and a lifelong fan of Yankees. Mr. Giannotti passed away at the age of 71 on 5 October 2016.
Richard Giannotti's father passes away at the age of 71 on 5th October 2016 (Photo: Miami Herald's Twitter)
Richard also has a step-sister named Leslie Rennie in his family. He is a very family-oriented person.
Career, Net Worth And Salary
Richard showed love for sports from his young age; however, his passion for sports only grew in his college year when he began to play baseball. He played so well that his school got named as the best All-State Outfielder.
Luckily, his ability and skills caught the eye of MLB, and he got selected by the Los Angeles Angels in 2004. He played as a pro for various teams for about nine years. Meanwhile, he also found a way to put his University degree in use.
So, he became the co-founder of Bubucheek Clothing. But, after September 2014, he established his firm, Global Wealth Management in his hometown Lauderdale, Florida. The firm stands and operates as an advisor to athletes on how they can preserve their income through smart investments. Richard serves as president and financial advisor for the company.
Using his on-field experience, he garners mouth-watering net worth. On top of that, he earns a salary of $58K per year as a financial advisor. Richard is earning much more from the firm than from playing baseball.
Richard Giannotti's Wedding, Wife
Richard met his wife, Joy Taylor, a sports news personality at a conference. Love at first sight: the pair extended their friendship to dating and their dating to finally marriage.
Richard happily exchanged the wedding vows with his girlfriend on 13 February 2016. The wedding ceremony was held at the Biltmore Luxury Hotel in Miami with a five-storeyed white cake.
Richard Giannotti weds his girlfriend Joy Taylor on 13 February 2016 (Photo: Richard Giannotti's Twitter)
But the happiness and family bliss didn't match up the expectation of a fairytale. Within two years of marriage, their relationship collapsed as Richard called it quits in early 2018.
Although there is no detail why Richard divorced his wife, Joy Taylor, she has already moved on and even got engaged to former NBA player and coach, Earl Watson in September 2018.