Douglas Brunt (a Virgo person) was born on 25 Аuguѕt 1971 in America near Philadelphia. His mother was ‘Jacklyn Bray Brunt’ and father was ‘Manly Yates Brunt Jr.’. Douglas went to ‘Haverford School’ for his early education.
Douglas Brunt Early Life
He was a confident and active student throughout his educational career. During his early education years, Dоuglаѕ remained associated with thе ‘Yоung Рrеѕіdеntѕ’ Оrgаnіzаtіоn’. He played his part in the association as an active member. Dоuglаѕ was blessed to be born in а wеll-еѕtаblіѕhеd fаmіlу, and his раrеnts brought him up with lots of love. This led to his teenage sensibility and stability. Dоuglаѕ graduated from the ‘Dukе Unіvеrѕіtу’. He will be celebrating his 48th birthday this year (2020). Douglas Brunt іѕ 6 feet tall and wеіghs 85 kg.
Douglas Brunt Net Worth And Career
In the year 2020, Douglas Brunt enjoys a net worth of $4.5 million. He made this money from his entrepreneur skills and as a celebrated novelist. Douglas started his career as a management consultant for the information tech company, Booz Allen & Hamilton. He also worked as a director for Idealab. These experiences contributed to his own startup in the field. After a few years, Douglas became the CEO of Authentium, Inc., a Florida based company that provided services associated with Internet security. However, he completely gave up this career in 2011, after selling his company in 2010 for $8 million to Commtouch. The company is running successfully and is now known as Cyren. He was then able to focus completely on his novel writing. It was not long after adopting the new career that his first book, Ghosts of Manhattan was published. Ghosts of Manhattan, published in 2013, focuses on the story of an unhappy Wall Street exec addicted, whose life is about making money.
The novel became an instant bestseller of the New York Times. After this rewarding return for his commitment to novel writing, he soon published two other books. Douglas’ second book is called ‘The Means’, which is a novel about how to excel and win in the field of politics in this modern world. His third book is called, Trophy Son, which is a story about a tennis prodigy. It has been published on his website that, he is now working on his fourth book which will be published positively in the next year.
Douglas Brunt Marriage Details
Douglas Brunt married Megyn Kelly on March 1st, 2008; and currently, the couple lives happily in New York with their three children. Megyn Kelly serves as a journalist in Huntington, New York. In the past, from 2004-2017, Kelly worked as an anchor for Fox News and NBC News. The CEO-turned writer met his wife on a blind date at Tapas bar in Washington, D.C. Kelly’s friends found him to be charming, but this was not impressive for Kelly the most. According to an interview with The New York Times in 2008, Kelly exclaimed that she found him to be sincere, attentive, and caring. “He’s also clever and has a great sense of humor” she said.
After the honeymoon period of their relationship, the couple maintained a long-distance relationship because of their career commitments. Kelly had her job in Washington D.C. and Brunt was employed in Florida with the tech company.
In 2006, Kelly accepted the job offer by Fox News and moved to New York. The following year, the couple had many misunderstandings and they fought over several things. The dating was also a roller coaster ride because of the nature of the relationship. After some time, the couple realized that the relationship they had was too special to let go because they understood each other well and enjoy the company of each other. Their relationship survived long-distance and several misunderstandings. After a few intimate meetings, Douglas planned to propose her. Doulas picked an ordinary ring in hurry and bowed down to his knees for the big question. The couple was sitting on the seaside in New Jersey. Kelly although had an idea about his feelings, was stunned at his prompt proposal. Kelly took several minutes to answer positively. So, Brunt was embarrassed thinking that he made a fool of himself.
Douglas Brunt and Megyn Kelly have two sons and a daughter together. The eldest son, Edward Yates is now 11 years old. The middle daughter Yardley Evans is 9, and the youngest son Thatcher Bray is 7 years old. Being from a loving family, Douglas has made a huge emotional investment in his family which is also reflected on their vacation posts on social media.