Reed Paul Jobs is a popular American celebrity son. Reed Paul Jobs is the only son of the American business magnate, investor, industrial designer, and media proprietor – Steve Jobs – and his wife Laurene Powell Jobs.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Reed Paul Jobs was born on September 22, 1991, and he is currently 29 years old. He hails from California and his zodiac sign is Virgo. Talking about his family, his parents are father Steven Paul Jobs and his mother is Laurene Powell. Likewise, he has two biological siblings namely Erin (born in August 1995) and Eve (born in 1998). He also has a half-sibling from his father’s side namely Lisa Brennan-Jobs.
He actually got his name after his father, Steve Jobs, attended Reed College for a semester. Regarding his educational journey, he attended Standford University. There, he researched cancer. He decided to go on this journey after he lost his father to this deadly disease. Further, he has a degree in medicine from Standford University.
Career and Professional Life
Reed Paul Jobs is most popular as the only son of the American business magnate, Steve Jobs. Although there are no details regarding his professional life, there is information that he is active in the field of medicine. Talking more about his father’s profession, Steve Jobs is also an industrial designer, investor, and media proprietor.
Furthermore, his late father was the chairman, chief executive officer (CEO), and co-founder of Apple Inc. The popular personality was also the chairman and majority shareholder of Pixar as well as a member of The Walt Disney Company’s board of directors. His father was also the founder, chairman, and CEO of NeXT.
Similarly, his mother is also an American billionaire heiress. Laurene Powell Jobs is also a businesswoman, executive, and the founder of Emerson Collective. Emerson Collective is an organization that advocates for policies concerning education reform, social redistribution, and environmental conservation. This organization also invests and does philanthropic activities.
Additionally, his mother is also a major donor to the Democratic Party candidates including Kamala Harris and Joe Biden. Hiis mother – Laurene – is also the co-founder and president of the board of College Track. It prepares disadvantaged high school students for college. Further, Laurene Powell Jobs manages the Laurene Powell Jobs Trust.
More About Reed Paul Jobs’s Father’s Professional Life
Also, people widely recognize Reed Steve Jobs as a pioneer of the personal computer revolution of the 1970s and 1980s, alongside Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. In the year 1972, his father joined Reed college but dropped out to rather travel through India in 1974. His main purpose of this travel was to seek enlightenment and study Zen Buddhism.
Likewise, his father – Steve Jobs worked alongside Steve Wozniak and they co-founded Apple in the year 1976. They collaborated/co-founded this popular company initially to sell Steve Wozniak’s Apple I personal computer. A year later, the Steve duo gained fame and wealth with the Apple II. It is one of the first highly successful mass-produced microcomputers.
His father – Steve Jobs – was forced out of Apple in the year 1985. It was after a long power struggle with the company’s board and its then-CEO John Sculley. The same year, his father took a few of Apple’s members with him to found NeXT. NeXT is a computer platform development company that specialized in computers for higher-education and business markets.
In addition, Steve Jobs helped to develop the visual effects industry. He did so by funding the computer graphics division of George Lucas’s Lucasfilm in the year 1986. The new company was Pixar. Pixar produced the first 3D computer-animated feature film Toy Story in the year 1995. Pixar then went on to become a major animation studio. It has produced over 20 films since then.
When Apple acquired NeXT in the year 1997, Steve Jobs became CEO of his former company within a few months. His father was also largely responsible for helping revive Apple. Apple was on the verge of bankruptcy when Steve Jobs rejoined the company. Unfortunately, his father was diagnosed with a pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor in the year 2003. Steve Jobs died of respiratory arrest related to the tumor at the young age of 56 years on October 5, 2011.
There is no information regarding Reed Paul Jobs’s relationship status and love affairs. The billionaire-son might be more focused on his career or he might be keeping his relationships and personal life private and away from the public.
There is no information regarding his body measurement details like his height, weight, chest-waist-hip measures, dress size, shoe size, biceps, etc. Likewise, he has brown eyes and hair of the same color.
Social Media and Net Worth
It seems like Reed Paul Jobs is not available on any social media platforms like Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, etc.
Talking about his parents’ net worth and earnings, his mother (Laurene Powell Jobs)’s net worth is estimated at around $19 billion dollars as of September 2020. Similarly, his father had a net worth of approximately $7 billion at the time of his demise in September 2011.