Robert Alan Iger often known as Bob Iger is a talented and successful American businessman. He was born on February 10, 1951, in Oceanside, New York, U.S. He is currently living in his house in Los Angeles, California, U.S. He is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Walt Disney Company from 2005. He was raised in a Jewish family by his parents Mimi and Arthur L. Iger. His father was a veteran of World War II and his mother was a worker in school.
Significant to his education, he attended Fulton Avenue School. He was graduated from Ithaca College's Roy H. Park School of Communications in 1973. He also received Bachelor of Science degree in Television and Radio.
He started his career in media in 1972 as the host of Campus Probe which is an Ithaca College television show. From his childhood, he has dreamed of becoming a news anchor. Instead of becoming a news anchor, he got a job as a weatherman. He associated with American Broadcasting Company (ABC) in 1974. He is a part of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
He is recognized by several names as World's Most Respected Companies, America's Most Admired Companies. In an interview, he shares his ideas and views about the leading of the Walt Disney Company. He is asked to postpone his retirement for the third time.
Talking about her marital life, Iger is a married man. He has been married twice. He got married to Kathleen Susan Iger but their relationship ended after some years in 1994. They had two kids named Kathleen Pamela Iger and Amanda Iger. He married Willow Bay in Bridgehampton, New York in 1995. They are maintaining the smooth relationship. There are no rumors of the couple having divorce and extra- marital affairs. He is living happily with his wife and children.
His net worth is estimated to be $100 million. He is earning an attractive salary that is $30 million which has boosted his net worth. He has been paid high by The Walt Disney Company. He is satisfied by his work and proves that hard work pays off.
Like another businessman, Iger is also active on social networking sites. Over 4200 followers and 10 tweets have clarified that he is connected with his fans through Twitter. He has also been a motivator to most of the people. His quotes are really inspiring. Moreover, his bio and wiki can be found in some wiki sites.