IT’S FAIR to say YouTube has made some of its users VERY rich people.
One of the streaming site’s more successful vloggers is Kyle Forgeard.
Who is Kyle Forgeard?
Born on July 12, 1994, the 28-year-old Canadian vlogger is one of the founders of YouTube prank crew Nelk.
The group have over one billion views and over seven million subscribers on the platform.
They have also become increasingly involved with the UFC over the years.
For Kyle’s 28th birthday UFC’s boss Dana White gave him $250K.
What does Kyle Forgeard do on YouTube?
Along with his pal Jesse Sebastiani, Kyle runs the channel Nelk.
The pair’s videos are known for their prank videos, vlogs, and their brand Full Send Entertainment.
The group’s founders, Kyle and Jesse, have been referred to as “two of the most recognizable personalities for young people in North America”.
Nelk is known for popularising and later trademarking the slang term “Full Send” which Kyle defined as meaning “any activity you do, give it your absolute best”.
The group is also known for other terms, including “Rona Season,” a reference to the group’s constant consumption of Corona beer.
What is Kyle’s net worth?
It’s fair to say that thanks to YouTube, Kyle is a rich man.
He has an estimated personal wealth of $1.5million (£1.2).
The Nelk channel as whole has a net worth of $70M (£5.8M).
What did Kyle do before becoming an influencer?
Kyle was born in the Canadian city of Mississauga.
After graduating high school, he attended Ryerson University, where he hoped to pursue a degree in cinema.
During college, he collaborated on the creation of the YouTube channel Nelk.
He eventually dropped out of Ryerson University and devoted all of his time, energy, and attention to Nelk’s development – and the rest is history.
Source: The Sun