Bernt Bodal

Bernt Bodal

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Oslo, Norway
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Oslo, Norway

Bernt Bodal is an Oslo-based Norwegian-American businessman, musician, entrepreneur, and Television personality. As the former director and CEO of American Seafood, Bernt Bodal is well-known in the country.

Early Life

Bernt O. Bodal was born on June 14, 1953, in Oslo, Norway as Bernt O. Bodal. His father worked as a cable car conductor, and his mother was from Lofoten, according to sources. According to media reports, his parents divorced when he was a child. In addition, his father married his second wife, Solbjørg Bodal.

Following that, his father and his second wife relocated to the United States. Bernt has two siblings , Anders Bodal and Håvard Bodal. Bernt Bodal is 67 years old and was born under the sign of Gemini. He and his siblings are Norwegian-Americans.

When it comes to Bernt’s academic qualifications, he graduated from Ski Norway High School. Besides that, there is no further information about Brent’s other academic qualifications.

Professional life

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Caption: Bernt Bodal with his band in the show (Source: Flickr)

Bernt Bodal often referred to his family for the business domain they developed in the fishing industry. Following his relocation to the United States, he found work as a deckhand on a pontoon. A year after, he became a skipper. Bernt said that he spent nearly 13 years fishing in Alaska while opening up subtleties. Later that year, in 1990, Bodal joined American Seafood as a partner. Bernt grew to the role of company leader after four years. As a Norwegian-owned company, they secured the chance to buy the company from the owners for $475 million.

Bernt kept 67 percent of the organization’s total offer as of 2020. Bernt started working for the company when it only had two boats. When he became the organization’s director, the figure increased to 16. Bernt resigned from his position after some time but stayed on American Seafoods as the board of directors. Aside from his multi-million dollar fishing company, he attempted to become a vocalist from a young age.

Bernt Bodal, a music lover, formed a rock band and released three albums with them. Nonetheless, after traveling to the United States, he dropped his dream of becoming a well-known musician. According to reports, he is still the lead guitarist and musician in the White Sox band. Bodal has also collaborated with a number of well-known artists, including Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder.

Achievements and Net Worth

When it comes to Brent’s awards and nominations, he hasn’t secured them yet. Furthermore, based on Brent’s reputation and success, we can assume that he will win some of them in the coming years.

Bernt Bodal possessed an absolute gross asset and net worth of $200 million as a result of his involvement with the organization.

Relationship Status

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Caption: Bernt Bodal with his ex-wife Elizabeth Vargas (Source: PressboltNews)

Former American Seafoods CEO married twice in his life. Bernt Bodal married his first wife Elisabeth Bodal in 1978 when he was 25 years old, according to media reports. When Bodal used to visit his relative’s house in Lofoten, the pair first met. They moved to the United States after marrying. In April 1979, his wife gave birth to a son named Thomas Bodal. In 1981, Bodal became the father of a daughter named Ellen Bodal after two years. Alexander Olav Bodal, his second son, was born in 1989.

Due to personal causes, the pair divorced shortly after the birth of their children. Following that, he met and began dating TV actress Elizabeth Lyn Vargas. After a while, they both tied a knot with each other. Elizabeth and Bernt do not have a child. In July 2020, Bodal and Vargas finished their divorce, which was announced in October 2020. They did not, though, reveal the true cause for their separation from the public. Bernt also enjoys spending most of his time with his rock band friends.

When it comes to Brent’s rumors and controversy, he hasn’t been a part of them before now. Brent is also preoccupied with his personal and professional lives. Furthermore, Brent prefers to stay away from rumors and controversy.

Body Measurement and Social media

Brent Bodal’s height is measured at 6 feet 1 inch, and his body weight is 76 kilograms. Moreover, Brend has dark grey eyes and white hair.

Brent Bodal barely uses social media due to his busy work schedule. However, Brent has an account on Facebook and Instagram but they are private.