Ken Goldin (born 18 August 1965) is an America-based entrepreneur, TV personality, and sports cards collector. He has been famous for trading and selling sports memorabilia for the past few decades. In fact, he runs a collectible marketplace named Goldin Auctions. Read the entire article to find out all the latest information about his age, wiki, net worth, wife, bio, children, family, ethnicity, parents, siblings, nationality, religion, facts, and more.
Ken Goldin Wiki/Biography
Ken Goldin was born in an American family in New Jersey, USA. His nickname is Ken. As per his birthday, he is a Leo by zodiac sign.
Upon graduating high school, he attended The George Washington University School of Business for his bachelor’s degree. Later, he pursued his master’s degree in Business Administration and Management at Drexel University in 1987.
|Real Name||Ken Goldin|
|Profession||Entrepreneur, TV personality, and sports cards collector|
|Age||58 [as of 2023]|
|Date of Birth||18 August 1965|
|Birthplace||New Jersey, USA|
|Hometown||New Jersey, USA|
|Zodiac Sign||Not Known|
|Famous For||Selling sports collectibles|
Ken Goldin’s Wife, Children & Family
Ken Goldin’s marital status is married. However, he has decided to keep the identity of his wife a secret from the public forum.
Previously, he was married to Jennifer Goldin who was a Licensed Clinical Psychologist. She has been running Palm Beach Women’s Counselling for almost a decade. Prior to this, she worked as an independent consultant for a few years.
Coming to the details about his first marriage, they have been together for many years. However, the couple took divorce due to personal reasons.
He is the father of three children namely Laura, Paul, and Carleigh Goldin respectively. Further, it is also known that his father is named Paul who was a businessman. While there are no details available about his mother, we know that his nationality is American.
Ken Goldin Age, Height & More
Ken Goldin’s age is 58 as of 2023. His height is 5 feet 11 inches (182 cm) & his weight is 87 kg (191 lbs) approximately. He has light blonde hair and brown eyes. Though his body measurements are unavailable, his shoe size is 12 (US).
Ken Goldin kickstarted his entrepreneurial career in his twenties. As a kid, he was always keen about sports packs. In fact, he often spent his savings/pocket money on buying such packs at local pharmacies.
Even before attaining his master’s degree, he started his first major business named The Score Board LLC along with his father in 1986. The business basically partnered with sports personalities and sold their autographed cards to consumers.
Prior to starting the business, the father-son duo bought thousands of cards at a flea market. Knowing its worth, they decided to get sports stars to sign on them and resell them to the public. Their business was an instant success as it surpassed $1 million in sales in the year 1987.
The company went on to make bigger numbers and even surpassed nine-digit annual sales in 1994. However, Ken decided to leave the company due to oversupply in the card business. Thereby, the company went bankrupt in the next few years.
As per his Linkedin account, he started another company named Goldin Sports Inc in January 1998. However, we couldn’t gather any information about this business. His profile says that he is still the CEO of the company.
In the first decade of the 21st century, he majorly spent his time selling collectibles by appearing on TV. Though he left his previous company, he still continued doing what he is good at. With consistent TV appearances, he became a prominent personality among card collectors.
In January 2012, he launched Goldin Auctions. The company was basically an online collectible marketplace. Over the past decade, he has sold sports memorabilia worth over $1 billion to notable personalities.
The company continues to consistently make a few hundred million in sales annually. Further, he does auctions via going live on Instagram where he has a little over a hundred thousand followers.
He made his major TV series appearance recently by appearing on the Netflix TV show King of Collectibles: The Goldin Touch. The show released in April 2023 showcases how Ken runs his auction house. Further, it also featured famous celebrities such as Drake, Logan Paul, Mike Tyson, etc.
Ken Goldin’s Net Worth
Ken Goldin’s net worth is $48 million (estimated). His major source of income is business. Being the CEO and founder of Goldin Auctions, it brings him most of his revenue. The company takes a 20% commission on each sale that takes place on its website.
Further, he actively spends his time investing in appreciating assets such as real estate, sports collectibles, etc. Leaving this, he could also have other income streams which are not shared with the general public.
- He doesn’t have any tattoos.
- He shares his pictures and short videos on his Instagram account with 103k followers.
- His favorite sport is baseball.
- He currently resides in Sunny Isles Beach, Florida.
- He spends his free time with his wife and children.
- His contact/business email is ken[at]goldinauctions[dot]com.
- Joined in March 2010, he has more than 25k followers on Twitter.
FAQs about Ken Goldin
Ken Goldin is an entrepreneur, TV personality, and sports cards collector from New Jersey.
He is 58 years old as of 2023.
He has three children: Laura, Paul, and Carleigh.
Approximately $48 million.
Images source: @kengoldin on Instagram