American Business Magnet, Pat Bowlen is kenned for owning majority principle shares of National Football League’s (NFL) team, Denver Broncos. He became the CEO of the Denver for three decades and helped his team to win back to back title in 1998 and 199. Pat also owns Colorado Crush arena football and Denver Outlaws lacrosse and Colorado Crush arena football team.
How Much Is Pat Bowlen's Net Worth?
Pat Bowlen has made a staggering net worth of $1 Billion. He summoned significant portion of his fortunes through his smart investments in Denver Broncos. He earned his revenue in his early career through law practice in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
He owned Denver Broncos at the age of 40 in 1984 when the team faced a financial crisis from the previous owner Edgar Kaiser. Since his arrival, Pat with his brothers John and Bill and sister Marybeth acquired $78 million worth of shares of the NFL franchise. Just a year later, Pat and his family allied the purchase an entire NFL franchise. The Denver Broncos turnover is on profit and is now valued at whopping $2.4 billion under the supervision of Pat Bowlen.
Pat Bowlen at Metlife Stadium before Denver Broncos and New York Giants game in 2013 (Photo: Denverpost.com)
Pat also worked as an executive and a real estate business that his father, Paul Bowlen owned. The majority portion of Bowlen’s family is also from real estate investments. Paul became a millionaire by investing in oil refineries. He is the founder of Regent Drilling as a wildcatter: who explore oil fields.
Pat Bowlen’s Wife Role At Denver
Pat Bowlen resigned from his role in Denver Broncos in July 2014 as his struggles with Alzheimer continued. Annabel has been the go-to-man ever since the iconic owner resignation. After taking over the reign, she won AFC Championship Lamar Hunt Trophy as the owner of the team in 2016.
Pat Bowlen is married to Annabel Bowlen for a long time. Pat and Annabel have five children. His son John Bowlen has been in police custody on several occasions. He got arrested for Driving Under Influence (DUI) on 30 July 2017 in California. He had an arrest warrant for drunken driving just two days after the arrest at the Arapahoe County.
John has also been placed on probation after he was found guilty of harassing his girlfriend under the influence of drug and alcohol. He was convicted on 14 April 2016 in Arapahoe County for two years.
His daughter, Brittany Bowlen graduated from Notre Dame and is in the pole position to take over the reign from her parents. She has already gained experience in working NFL offices and is set to graduate with MBA degree from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.
He also has two daughters from his marriage with Sally Parker with whom he had a low-key married life.
Pat Bowlen’s Family; Mother Death!
Pat’s parents are Paul Bowlen and Late Arvella Bowlen. His mother Arvella died in 2006. Before her death she wanted Pat and Paul to have a sole proprietorship on the football team.
Pat has three siblings, two brothers named John and Bill and a sister named, Marybeth. In October 2017, it was announced John is reportedly ready to sell his minority shares with no voting rights.
After his brother's decision to bail out from Denver, Pat is considering to buy the remaini9ng minority shares to fulfill his mother's wish. As per the reports in July 2018, the deal to buy John's shares in just pending for NFL approval.
Pat Bowlen, 74, was born on 18 February 1944 in Wisconsin as per wiki. He went to Campion High School to graduate and later attended the University of Oklahoma to complete his education. Pat’s birth sign is Aquarius.