James L. Dolan
James L. Dolan

James Lawrence Dolan is a popular American businessman who is recently affiliated with The Madison Square Garden Company as its CEO and executive officer. Apart from this, he also holds the position of executive chairman at the MSG Networks.

Quick Biography

James Dolan was born on 11 May 1955 in New York in the United States of America. Dolan wanted to be a musician at a young age, but later, he decided to pursue a degree in communication. Later he joined the company of his father and became one of the most successful businessmen all over the world.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: James Lawrence Dolan
Age: 65 years old
Birth Date: 11 May 1955
Birth Place: New York, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: N/A
Parents: Charles Dolan and Helen Ann
Spouse: Kristin Dolan (m. 2002)
Children: Six children
Height: 1.78 m
Weight: 82 kg
Profession: American businessman
Net Worth in 2020: $2.5 billion

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

James is now 65 years old. His height is 1.78 m, and the weight around 82 kg.

Education, School/College University

James pursues his degree in communication at SUNY New Paltz. Apart from this, there are not many details known about his educational background.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

James is the son of Charles Dolan and Helen Ann. He has five siblings that include Patrick Dolan, who is known as the president of the Newsday subsidiary News 12 Networks. His father is also an American billionaire who established the Cablevision in the year 1973. He owns the supervoting shares of MSG Networks, AMC Networks, and The Madison Square Garden Company. He holds the American nationality, and his ethnicity is not known yet.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

James Dolan With Wife Kristin Dolan
James Dolan With Wife Kristin Dolan

James Dolan has married twice in his life. Currently, he is married to Kristin Reynolds. They met each other in the 1990s and got married in the year 2002. The couple has a son together. Dolan had four sons with his first wife.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 2002
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is JAMES DOLAN Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Kristin Dolan (m. 2002)
Kids: Six children

Professional Life and Career

James L. Dolan wants to become a musician at first, but later, he chose to study communication at SUNY New Paltz. Once he graduated, then he became the employee of Cablevision and served in the company with different capabilities. In the year 1995, he was chosen to become the CEO of the company. James opposed the Voom satellite service concept of his father that becomes a point of contention among the Board of Directors of Cablevision.

James’s father and his supports said that Voom has the capability to make Cablevision a prolific company in the satellite market, but on the other side, James and others held the opinion that it was too costly for them without having any relief in future. This incident helps him to come out from the father’s shadow, and he makes his own mark as the viable businessman. Dolan also endures many failures throughout his career.

Later, in the year 1994, Cablevision bought 50% of the shares of the Madison Square Garden from Viacom. The other shares were purchased by ITT Corporation, who later sold them to Cablevision in the year 1997. James became involved in managing the sports assets of Cablevision and served as the primary manager of these properties. Apart from this, Dolan does not completely abandon his music and also sings with a group named JD & The Straight Shot, who released lots of studio albums since 2005.

Awards & Nominations

James is one of the most recognized and successful businessmen in America, but there is no information available about any award and nomination received by him.

James L. Dolan Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020

James L. Dolan Net Worth
James L. Dolan Net Worth

As of July 2020, James Dolan managed to earn $2.5 billion net worth in his entire career. There is no information available about his salary and income.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

James Dolan comes in controversy for the abysmal performance of the Rangers and Knicks in their respective leagues. Later, the team made a significant recovery, but the former continues to perform poorly. In the year 2007, Dolan was involved in controversies when he was mentioned in the sexual harassment lawsuit filed by the former Knocks executive. She also claimed that James had fired out of spite at the time when she accused Isiah Thomas of Sexual harassment. The court also delivers a verdict in her favor and offer Dolan to pay $3 million of the $11 million settlement.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

It seems that James Dolan is not active on any of the social media sites that include Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter and keep himself involved in his personal life and career.

James Dolan is the most successful businessman in America. He gains high success but also experienced plenty of failures in his entire career. He bought the Clearview Cinemas chain and Wiz entertainment and electronics chain, both of which proved to be the non-profitable teams. James worked in various capacities for several years and made his name in the industry as a successful businessman. When talking about his personal life, then he is currently living a happy married life and living a lavish life with his family.

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