Hard work and complete commitment to work always pays and Dany Garcia has is a true example of this as her life has proven this to be true in many ways. Even though she became a public figure through her relationship with the semi-retired professional wrestler, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, she retained her strong commitment towards building a reputation for herself that is worthy of emulation. Today, Dany is among the many personalities whose lifestyles inspire others to work hard to achieve their set goals.
She is an established entrepreneur with a business empire that generates huge income for her. She is not only a producer famous for her role in documentaries like P.O.V., Racing Dreams, and Snitch but also the founder and president of ‘The Garcia Companies’
Even though she is now divorced with Dwayne, his unconditional help has also been pivotal to her success in every aspect of her career. Read on to find out more about the life and personality of the inspirational entrepreneur.
Who is Dany Garcia and How Old is She?
Born in Miami, Florida, on November 29, 1968, Dany Garcia is the daughter of two US immigrants from Cuba and she has a female sibling whose name is Hiram Garcia. Dany’s parents were penurious to such extent that she and her sibling struggled with the difficulties of life from their early stages. But while growing up, Dany vowed to work hard to get rich so she would take care of her poor parents. To achieve her dreams, she joined the workforce at the age of 12 in order to support her family. Thanks to her entrepreneurial spirit, she sold business suits and was able to establish a stand in New Jersy at the age of 16.
Academic-wise, Dany attended the University of Miami Business School where she studied for a degree in international marketing and finance and graduated in 1992. While in college she worked on her athletic skills. After college, she received a finance job at Merrill Lynch. The job helped her gain the experience she needed for her future career as an entrepreneur.
Dany Garcia’s sincerity and dedication to her job helped her rise to the position of vice president of the company. Around the same time, she became an executive at ‘Pierce, Fenner & Smith. She worked with the brokage firm a little longer before establishing her own wealth management firm known as JDM Partners LLC. Not long after the business venture was established, it became one of the top revenue-generating companies in the state. While making success in her business, Dany took up a new career in bodybuilding and with the help of Dwayne Jhonson her then-husband who was also in the fitness business, her bodybuilding career became a success to the extent that she has long been the IFBB pro champion.
However, she abandoned the career to venture into entertainment and together with ‘The Rock’ she established a production company known as Seven Bucks Productions. The company has produced several successful films and like Snitch, Wake Up Call, Skyscraper, and Baywatch.
Dany Garcia is a hardcore businesswoman who takes advantage of every business opportunity to build her financial status. She owns several businesses and has investments in different business start-ups, including ‘Cava Mediterranean Grill’ restaurants. Aside from making huge income from her wealth management firm, as well as the production company she co-owned, she also makes a huge income from her Garcia Companies, a brand management company she founded. Today, she is a multi-millionaire with a steadily-growing net worth of $70 million.
Who is Dany Garcia’s Current Husband?
Dany Garcia has been married twice and her current husband is Dave Rienzi, a popular American bodybuilder, trainer and businessman best known for holding the fourth position at the NPC Southeastern US Championships of 2011. Dave is also a graduate of the University of Miami and Dwayne Johnsons’s professional trainer. Dany and Dave got married in 2014, six years after she got a divorce from her first marriage.
Prior to Dave, Dany Garcia was hooked up with Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, a former professional WWE wrestler now an actor and producer. She met him during her undergraduate years at the University of Miami and they dated for about seven years before marrying in 1997. In August 2001, when Dwayne’s wrestling career was still in its prime, the couple welcomed their first child, a daughter whom they named Simone Garcia Johnson. However, the once blissful marriage came to a shocking end when Dany and Dwayne finalized their divorce in 2008. Their separation was quite amicable and unique in such a way that they still manage their businesses together. The two share the responsibility of taking care of their daughter and Dany even manage Dawayne’s professional life.
Height, Weight, and Other Measurements
Dany Garcia is quite a tall and muscular woman with a height of about 5 feet 6 inches and a bodyweight of about 68kg. She has a pair of brown beautiful eyes while her hair colour is dark brown.