|Celebrated Name:||Michael Lindell|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Michael James Lindell|
|Age:||59 years old|
|Birth Date:||28 June 1961|
|Birth Place:||Mankato, Minnesota, United States|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Dallas Yocum|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Charlie Lindell, Heather Lueth, Lizzy Meyers, Darren Lindell)|
|Is Michael Lindell Gay?||No|
|Profession:||Inventor, entrepreneur, businessperson|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$350 million|
|Last Updated:||December 2020|
Micheal J. Lindell, popularly known as Micheal Lindell or Mike Lindell, is an American inventor, entrepreneur, and a businessperson. He is the founder and CEO of My Pillow, Inc., a pillow manufacturing community-based in Minnesota, America. He has been present on the American political scene, too, and is a very influential person.
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Early Life & Biography
Lindell was born in Mankato, Minnesota, on 28 June 1961. He moved around in different parts of Minnesota as he grew up, such as Chaska and Carver. Micheal use to work in grocery stores and drive-in movie theatre as an adolescent. He started his path to entrepreneurship early by establishing several small businesses before advancing into building his pillow manufacturing empire.
From the 1980s to the 1990s, Lindell was severely addicted to drugs and alcohol. He used cocaine and crack cocaine due, which lead to his divorce with Dallas Yocum and foreclosure of his house. Later in 2009, he decided to gain sobriety by praying and reading the Bible, and since then, he has been clean.
Lindell has four children, sons Charlie and Darren, and daughters, Lizzy and Heather.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 28 June 1961, Michael Lindell is 59 years old as of today’s date 2nd December 2020. His height is 1.78 m tall, and his weight is 84 kg.
Lindell started his entrepreneurial career by establishing a carpet cleaning business. He started many other small business chains like restaurants and bars and luch wagons later in the Carver County in Minnesota. In 2004, he invented his pillow manufacturing company, MyPillow, which grew into a significant business chain. He decided to start a pillow manufacturing business because of the low quality of pillows he used to sleep with, which would result in him waking up with a stiff neck and sore arm.
He started making an ideal pillow, which took him almost a year. He tried to sell them in the stores, but they refused to buy his home-made product. Having been turned down, Lindell decided to sell his pillows himself. He sold all his small businesses and focused on marketing and selling the pad.
He was unsuccessful for a while until a customer bought one of his pillows and liked it so much that he offered a spot to Lindell to sell his product in his Home and Garden show. Lindell sold all of his pillows on that day in the show and kept continuing selling his pillows to various home shows, fairs, and expos.
MyPillow was featured in the business section of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, the largest newspaper in Minnesota, which attracted many customers and his company started taking more and more orders. In 40 days, the company employed ten times more people than it had in the beginning. Over the years, Lindell’s company has expanded a lot, has over 15 retail locations, 2000 employees, and sold over 40 million pillows.
Lindell has a foundation named Lindell Foundation, which helped hurricane victims nationwide.
He stands for the Republican Party and is a friend to the American President, Donald Trump.
Awards & Achievements
He was awarded an honorary Doctor Business from Liberty University.
Net Worth & Salary of Michael Lindell in 2020
As of December 2020, Lindell’s net worth is a whopping $350 million. His salary is under review. He makes most of his money from MyPillow, which generates $280 million in revenue every year. He owns cars, villas, and apartments, which adds to his treasure. He has also financed many Hollywood films, advertisements, and radio shows. He channelizes his fortune through his foundation and helping other organizations. He is also currently investing in multiple entrepreneurship ventures and helping other people realize their dreams.
Lindell’s insane success story, from being a drug and alcohol addict to a self-made multimillionaire, has attracted both the media and the dreamers. He is called as America’s Pillow king for his invention. He is a close associate to Donald Trump, who is also reportedly sleeping with a MyPillow in the White House.