Jon Taffer Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Wife, Bars, Nationality, Salary, Net Worth

Jon Taffer Biography| Wikipedia

Jon Taffer born as Jonathan Peter Taffer is an American entrepreneur and television personality. He is known as the host of the reality series Bar Rescue on the Paramount Network. He is also credited largely with creating the concept for NFL Sunday Ticket.

Jon Taffer Age and Birthday

Taffer is 67 years old as of 2022. Additionally, he was born on November 7, 1954, in Great Neck, New York, the United States. Therefore, he celebrates his birthday on November 7th every year.

Jon Taffer Height and Weight

Taffer has an average body height of 1.88 meters (6 feet 2 inches) tall. Besides, he weighs 89 kilograms (196 lbs).

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Jon Taffer Nationality

Taffer holds an American nationality and as well as Caucasian ethnicity.

Jon Taffer Wife

He got married in 2000 to Nicole Taffer. The couple was blessed to have a beautiful daughter named Samantha Taffer.

Jon Taffer Education

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Does Jon Taffer own a bar?

He is known for the reality series Bar Rescue on the Paramount Network. Besides, this is an American TV series and currently airs on paramount Network and stars Jon Taffer. Furthermore, the show previously aired on 5* and has since moved to Spike (UK). Bar Rescue debuted on Spike TV (presently the Paramount Network).

Moreover, it pursues Taffer as he revives fizzling bars and dance clubs over the United States. Besides, his significant other, Nicole incidentally shows up on the show as a secret customer who evaluates the nature of the bar prior to Taffer does the makeover.

Jon Taffer  Career

He first served as a bartender in 1973 for Barney’s Beanery in West Hollywood while performing as a drummer in a live band. In addition, his first bar management job was at The Troubadour night club in West Hollywood in 1978. Likewise, he was given full control of the bar in 1981 where staff theft was rife. Besides, he opened his first bar as owner in 1989. Later, in 1989 Taffer patented an apparatus and method for selecting and playing music.

He is credited with creating the NFL Sunday Ticket pay programming package, which became launched in 1994, and was instrumental in the marketing, distribution and also sales programs, of that endeavor, for which he worked on the Board of NFL Enterprises for three years.

Moreover in 2010, he was appointed as president of the Nightclub and Bar Media Group, a division of Questex Media Group, which is responsible for Nightclub and Bar Magazine as well as the annual Nightclub and Bar Convention and also Trade Show.

  Career Continuation

He became one of the first six inductees in the Nightclub Hall of Fame. Later, on July 17, 2011, a reality television series, Bar Rescue, premiered on Spike TV (currently the Paramount Network), that follows him as he revitalizes failing bars and nightclubs across the United States. Besides, his wife Nicole occasionally appears on the show as a mystery shopper who assesses the quality of the bar before he does the makeover.

Furthermore in October 2013, New Harvest published Raise the Bar: An Action-Based Method for Maximum Customer Reactions, a book by Taffer and co-writer Karen Kelly, detailing the knowledge that he acquired over the course of 40 years in the bar and also nightlife business.

Taffer developed BarHQ, an all-inclusive bar and nightclub management app in November 2014. In addition, he has a podcast called No Excuses, in which he interviews celebrity guests and discusses current events. Besides, new episodes premiere on Tuesdays on the PodcastOne network.

In May 2019, it was announced that he would host a spinoff Paramount Network show named Marriage Rescue, where he would serve to save couples’ failing relationships. Additionally, the spinoff series premiered on June 2, 2019. Moreover, the series follows 12 couples as he uses the Gestalt therapy to assist them work through their issues.

Is Jon Taffer a veteran?

He served 20 years in the Army, and currently contracts on base. Besides his veteran’s day is tomorrow.

Jon Taffer Net Worth

Taffer, well known as an American restaurateur and businessman has an approximated net worth of $14 million dollars. Moreover, He and his crew receives around 100 thousand dollars per episode from bar owners.

Jon Taffer Book

In October 2013 New Harvest distributed Raise the Bar: An Action-Based Method for Maximum Customer Reactions. Later, Jon wrote a book together with co-essayist Karen Kelly. The book specifies the information that Taffer gained throughout 40 years in the bar and nightlife business.

In 2018, he also wrote a book, “Don’t Bullsh*t Yourself! Crush the Excuses That Are Holding You Back”. According to Jon Taffer, excuses are the one thing that destroys a lot of businesses. In the book, he has categorized excuses in six different classes. He goes ahead to give the solutions to be used when you have too many excuses for your business.

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