Steve Hilton is best known as the founder of Silicon Valley-based political startup named Crowdpac. He is working as the Chief Executive Officer of the firm that provides crowdfunding for new political campaigns in short matter of time. The father of two also operated as a senior advisor under the administration of former British Prime Minister, David Cameron.
How Much Net Worth Does Steve Hilton Possess?
The 48-year-old CEO from the United Kingdom generates a vital portion of his net worth from his political startup, Crowdpac. Steve is also associated with the Fox News Network. He is currently hosting Fox’s prime time show, The Next Revolution, which is made out of a budget of $100,000, first aired on 4 June 2017. The average salary for a Fox employee is $74000 varied upon working in a different news station, and Steve makes a colossal sum of money working with the Fox.
Steve co-founded Good Business: the business consulting corporate and the award-winning London restaurant named The Good Cook. Both the enterprises have enhanced his assets to increase even further.
Steve Hilton at the TechCrunch Disrupt London, Copper Box Arena on 6 December 2016 (Photo: Zimbio.com)
Steve along with his friend social entrepreneur Paul Hilder commenced the company in 2014. The profit-based website was initiated by the colleagues with a purpose to help political outsiders to raise capital and track the overall political data across the United States.
Steve Hilton's Married Life; A Former Secretary Wife
Steve married his friend of five years, Rachel Marjorie Joan Whetstone in early 2008. His wife is a former secretary of British Politician Michael Howard. Steve is a father of two children named Ben and Sonny Hilton. Steve and Rachel were the godparents of David Cameron’s eldest child, Ivan who died at the age of six due to severe disability.
The couple along with their first child, Ben moved to a new house in Paolo Alto, California when Rachel became the Vice-President of the Google Network in 2005.
His wife demonstrated an early prototype of Google’s voice activation software. Rachel talked to the receiver, OK Google, who is Steve Hilton?” It responded: “Steve Hilton is married to Rachel Whetstone.” Rachel also has the working experience at Uber: Transportation Network Company in 2015 as a Senior Vice President of Policy and Communications.
Steve Hilton is the son of Hungarian immigrants. His family moved to the UK during Hungarian Revolution of 1956. He came from a low-income family where his parents initially worked in catering at Heathrow Airport. His father, Istvan Hircsak was a former goaltender for the Hungarian national ice hockey team. His parents got divorced when Steve was five years old.
The scholarship holder at Christ's Hospital School in Horsham later commenced Politics, Economics and Philosophy at New College, Oxford. Steve stands at the height of 1.75 m (5' 9") and belongs to a white ethnic group.