American businessman and media executive Jim Kennedy has an estimated net worth of $6 billion according to Forbes. Jim presently serves as the Chairman of the diversified media company Cox Enterprises whose division comprise radio broadcasting, cable systems, paper publishing, TV publishing, internet businesses, Autotrader.com, Valpak and Manheim Auctions. Jimmy W. Hayes now serves as the President and CEO of the business.
Jim Kennedy Net Worth $6 Billion
Jim attended University of Denver where he completed his degree in Business Administration in 1970. When his mother passed away in 2005, Jim Kennedy inherited 25% of Cox Enterprises stakes. He’s a sister named Blair Parry-Okeden who is regarded as the second wealthiest girl in Australia. Jim Kennedy is now married to Sarah with whom he has three children. The couple now resides in Atlanta, Georgia. A couple of years after his graduation, Kennedy officially joined the business. The couple was assigned to Cox Papers where he served various positions which comprise being a reporter, advertising salesman, production assistant, copy editor and company manager. Eventually, he became the executive vice president and general manager of the company in Atlanta, Georgia. In 1986, he returned from Georgia and later, he was named as the executive vice president.