Gentle and easygoing, David Pakman is an American radio and TV personality who is respected for his enormous work in the media. Over the years, he has made appearances on many distinguished news channels such as Fox News and CNN, winning many fans to himself with his expert views on politics as well as his social commentaries.
Today, David Pakman is best known as the host of The David Pakman Show, an internationally syndicated political television and talk radio program which has gained enormous popularity over the years. He is now one of the most talked-about men in American media space. The media personality has his own YouTube channel where he airs his political opinions and makes topical commentaries for which he is admired.
Who Is David Pakman?
David Pakman was born on the 2nd day of February 1984. The media personality was born in Buenos Aires, the capital territory of Argentina. However, in 1989, when he was just 5 years old, he and his family immigrated to the United States where he grew up. Even though he is originally an Argentine, David is also an American, having gotten the American citizenship.
After moving to America, David and his family settled in Northampton, Massachusetts. He grew up and went to school there. The identity of David Pakman’s parents is not very clear at the moment. Also, it is not known if he is an only child or if he has some siblings with whom he grew up in Northampton.
Growing up, David Pakman attended Northampton High School. According to sources, while David was in high school, he worked several jobs to support himself. After graduating from high school, he went on to attend the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, Massachusetts. David majored in economics and communications at the university. While studying, he is reported to have also worked at a number of jobs to see himself though.
Following his graduation from the University of Massachusetts, David proceeded to earn an MBA degree; he got this from the Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts. He has since gone on to make a name for himself in the American media space.
Growing Influence In TV and Radio
David Pakman has always proven to be a very big mind. Right from his university days, he was involved in public debates about politics and it was clear he was on the track to making political commentary a career. After his graduation from university, he started the David Pakman Show at the age of 21. For some time, David was the youngest nationally syndicated political host in America.
According to sources, the David Pakman Show, a TV, radio, and internet political program was kick-started by David Pakman as a community radio show in the basement of a studio belonging to a radio station in Northampton, Massachusetts. At first, the show witnessed slow progress and aired only in a few local radio stations however, it soon picked up as people started showing interest in it.
As time went on, the David Pakman show began airing on more TV and radio stations. In fact, in 2011, the show was already airing on 100 stations in America. In 2013, David moved to New York after the show was moved there and the growth continued. By 2014, the show was already airing on more than 160 television and radio outlets. In November 2015, the show relocated to Boston.
Today, the David Pakman show is a daily internationally syndicated politics and news talk show airing on numerous radio, television, and internet channels around the world. The progress of the show has launched David into global fame and he is widely followed on social media.
Apart from his radio work, David is also a public speaker. The media personality frequently gets called to speak at colleges, conferences, universities, business groups, media outlets, and other places.
What is David Pakman’s Net Worth?
Having been in the media industry for years and having become a renowned social and political commentator for several years, David Pakman is expected to have made some money for himself over the years. The media personality has a YouTube channel from where he is also expected to make an income. He is also a public speaker who makes money from his speaking engagements.
At the moment, David Pakman’s net worth has been pegged at more than $1 million. This is bound to change over time as David’s wealth continues to increase every year.
Is He Gay?
David Pakman’s sexuality has been debated for some time. Fans have often asked if David Pakman is gay or straight. The media personality himself has responded to this question. Speaking on his show, David has said he is heterosexual.
The man is not gay, he has, however, described himself as a straight ally of the LGBT rights movement.