Shawn Sanford is a director in Lifestyle Marketing at Microsoft. Shawn Sanford is also popular as the husband of an American actress, Poppy Montgomery. This is the main reason for his popularity among celebrities.
Table of Biography
Early life and Childhood
The businessman was born in the year 1972, in Washington, USA. His current age must be 49 years old. Also, Shawn is an American native and follows Christianity. He has two citizens in the USA and Australia. As for education, he went to Pacific Lutheran University which is situated in Tahoma, Washington. From there he graduated and achieved a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing in the year 1992. Further information about his parents and his childhood is still missing as he is a private person.
Career and Professional Life
Shawn served several part-time jobs when he was still in college. In the year 1994, after he got graduated, his first job was at Microsoft in the Business Development Department. After he served with his whole heart and very hard, he was promoted to another management level. In the year 1996, his hard work and sincerity resulted, and he was hired as the Product Manager. Moreover, his whole life is all related the Microsoft. He has been maintaining a healthy relationship with other several providers in Canada and the USA.
In addition, he conducts a press release in the name of Tech Giant. The businessman has also formed 2 departments Communications and Consumer Windows Division PR. Previously, he created the technical reports for Microsoft Windows 98. Then, he held a prominent role in the growth of the firm. From the year 2003, he was guiding Microsoft lifestyle Marketing and his character is used to forming New Marketing plans for the firm. Also, he was in charge of Window XP’s Group Manager back in the year 2001.
More about his career
Therefore, he has been working together with Microsoft for a long time now. Apart from his career and professional life, he also loves watching movies, reading books, and traveling. His dream holiday destination is Japan but he loves eating Mexican foods. Similarly, the celebrity husband’s favorite celebrities are Tom Cruise and Emma Watson. His favorite color is black. However, he is a simple gentleman who does not have any interest in partying hard.
Talking about his wife’s career, Poppy Montgomery is a talented American actress. She became famous after her appearances as the FBI agent, Samantha Spade in the CBS mystery act “Without a Trace” from the year 2002 to the year 2009. Likewise, the actress was also present in the CBS/A&E police series “Unforgettable from the year 2011 to the year 2016. Her role was of the detective Carrie Wells in the series. In addition, Montgomery also has both Australian and American citizenship.
The businessman has an estimated net worth of between $1.5 million to $2 million. His primary source of income is from his profession as a Microsoft Executive. Therefore, his net worth has drastically changed as he has been promoted time by time. Moreover, Shawn gets around $217,427 as his annual salary. On the other hand, his wife, Poppy Montgomery has a stunning net worth of $8 million.
In addition to that, Poppy Montgomery bought a house worth $3.8 million in Brentwood. Then, on 16th April 2013, she sold the same house for under $2.88 million. Also, his wife is the owner of a Jeep Wrangler with is worth more than $21.91 thousand. Hence, the whole family currently is living a great and successful life together in Los Angeles, California, US.
Shawn Sanford first got to meet Poppy Montgomery in Puerto Rico. Then, the two of them started dating each other in late 2011. In April 2013, the couple became the parents of their daughter whose name is Violet-Grace. Likewise, Poopy gave birth to their son whose name is Gus Monroe in April 2014. On the 4th April 2014 episode of “Live! with Kelly and Michael”, Montgomery told that on Chinese New Year, the pair got married at Disneyland in a ceremony where their kids were only present. As of now, the couple with living a good and peaceful life together with their children in Los Angeles.
Before meeting him, Poopy Montgomery had a bad moment. Montgomery got to meet the actor Adam Kaufman in the year 2005 in Mexico when they were serving on the independent movie Between. Similarly, the former couple was working together again in the television movie “Lying to be Perfect” in the year 2010. In the year 2007, Kaufman got a repetitive character on “Without a Trace” in the season-5 episode “At Rest” as Brian Donovan.
Then, Montgomery declared her pregnancy with Kaufman, which was included in season 6 in June 2007. Finally in December 2007, Poppy gave birth to their son whose name is Jackson Phillip. Montgomery’s “Without a Trace” co-star Anthony LaPaglia then turned into Jackson’s godfather. In “Life & Style”, Montgomery and Kaufman announced their separation on 10th October 2011. Other than this, both of them have not been in any kind of controversial matters to this day.
Body Measurement and Social Media
Talking about the businessman’s physical appearance, he has a good height of 5 feet 8 inches or 173 cm or 1.73 m. Also, Shawn Sanford has a bodyweight of around 70 kg or 154 lbs. Their body measurements of him are 40-30-34 inches and also the size of his biceps is 13 inches. Sanford usually wears a shoe size of 9 (US). Moreover, he has a pair of grey eyes with dark brown hair color. The businessman has a fair complexion with an average body type. He looks healthy and has been doing very well in his career and personal life as well.
Coming to the social media part, the businessman seems to be far from social media life. He neither has an Instagram account and also not a Twitter account. However, his celebrity wife is quite active on the social media platform as it is the most common way to interact with her fans and followers. But in their case of his, he prefers to keep a low profile and does not want any unwanted attention and concerns. He is a family and business person so interacting with strangers and his wife’s fans is not his interest.