|Real Name/Full Name:
|James Arthur Haslam III
|69 years old
|9 March 1954
|Susan “Dee” Bagwell Haslam
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes (James Bagwell Haslam, Whitney Haslam Johnson, and Cynthia Haslam Arnholt)
|Is Jimmy Haslam Gay?:
|an American businessman
|Net Worth in 2024:
James Arthur Haslam III who was born on 9 March 1954 is an American businessman and serves as the chief executive officer of the Pilot Flying J truck stop chain, co-owner with his wife, Dee, of the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League, and co-owner of the Columbus Crew SC of Major League Soccer. In 1958, businessman Jim Haslam, his father, founded the Pilot Corporation as the Pilot Oil Corporation
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Early Life & Biography
Haslam lives in his native Knoxville, Tennessee. He is the elder brother of Bill Haslam, the former Governor of Tennessee. He is married to Susan “Dee” Bagwell Haslam, CEO of RIVR Media, which is part of the family ownership group of Pilot and co-owner of the Browns and Crew. The duo has been blessed with three adult children, James Bagwell Haslam, Whitney Haslam Johnson, and Cynthia Haslam Arnholt and five grandchildren. In 2006, they adopted James Bagwell.
Haslam was once a roommate of Bob Corker, a United States Senator from Tennessee, while attending the University of Tennessee. He is a member of the Sigma Chi fraternity
Jimmy is married to one beautiful wife, Susan Bagwell, with whom they have three adult children. Out of the three, they adopted one in 2006. The names of the children include James Bagwell, Whitney Johnson, and Cynthia Haslam. Also, they have five grandchildren.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 9 March 1954, Jimmy Haslam is 69 years old as of today’s date 22nd February 2024. His height is 1.7 m tall, and his weight is 72 kg.
Haslam began his career at Pilot Corporation in 1976, and by 1980 he was named the vice president of sales, development, and operations. Pilot operated 100 convenience stores with annual fuel sales of about 125 million gallons at that time. In 1981, it opened its first travel center, and by 1996 Haslam was named president and chief executive officer. In 2001, Pilot Corporation made another milestone when it joined with Marathon Ashland Petroleum LLC to form Pilot Travel Centers LLC.
In 2006, Haslam served as Tennessee state-wide campaign chair for the United States Senator Bob Corker and State-wide Finance Chairman for Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam, his brother in 2012.
In 2007, he received an induction into the Junior Achievement of East Tennessee Business Hall of Fame. He was named a recipient of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for the Southeast region in 2010.
The University of Tennessee, in 2013, recognized Haslam with the Distinguished Alumnus Award. Furthermore, Haslam is the co-founder of the Haslam Scholars Program for premier honor students at the University of Tennessee.
In late 2018, it was reported that he purchased the Major League Soccer club Columbus Crew SC from Anthony Precourt, who wanted to move the club to Austin, Texas.
Together with his wife and the former team physician Pete Edwards, Haslam, took over as owners on 1 January 2019, as a deal to purchase the club from Precourt was finalized.
Awards & Achievements
Haslam has received several awards including:
Significant Sig Award from the Sigma Chi Foundation
Jr. Achievement of East Tennessee Business Hall of Fame (Class of 2007)
2010 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award
2011 University of Tennessee College of Business Administration’s Distinguished Alumni Award
Net worth & Salary of Jimmy Haslam in 22nd February 2024
As of February 2024, Jimmy has a net worth of $3 Billion. He has garnered most of his wealth from his career. Jimmy Haslam has served as the CEO of Pilot Flying J, a company founded in 1958 by his father.
He became the majority stakeholder of Cleveland Browns for roughly $990 million in 2012, which has continued to grow tremendously to nearly $1.2 billion.
Also, Jimmy joined the board in 1975 when he was 20 and a senior at the University of Tennessee.
Jimmy Haslam has had a very admirable and inspiring career journey. He was so fortunate to have been born into a wealthy family. His father was already a successful businessman. Subsequently, Jimmy did not have to toil from a zero point. His father’s wealth has been instrumental in making him who he is today. Without a shadow of a doubt, he will make significant growth in his income in the future.