Jon Taffer net worth: Jon Taffer is an American restaurateur and businessman who has a net worth of $10 million dollars. The head of the consulting firm, Taffer Dynamics, Inc., Jon Taffer serves a consultant to restaurant, bar, and hospitality companies around the world. Mr. Taffer rose to prominence due to his ability to successfully buy, manage, and flip restaurants and bars. Over the course of thirty years, he has established over 600 successful businesses, and now helps other restaurant and bar owners. In 2011, he began appearing on the reality show, Bar Rescue on Spike TV. The program follows Mr. Taffer, as he tries to help struggling bars get back on their feet. The bars submit an application via the Spike TV website, and the chosen businesses receive his consultation for free. It is currently in its third season on the network. While many of the show's bars and restaurants have gone on to great success, some have failed miserably after Mr. Taffer's changes. Taffer graduated from high school in Great Neck, New York and after a short time studying at the University of Denver, he relocated to Los Angeles. His first bar management job was at The Troubadour nightclub in West Hollywood in 1978. He opened is first bar as an owner in 1989. In 2010, he was appointed as President of the Nightclub and Bar Media Group, which is responsible for Nightclub & Bar Magazine, as well as the annual Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show. He published his first book, Raise the Bar, in October 2013 and is one of the first six inductees in the Nightclub Hall of Fame, and holds the titles of "Pub Master" in the United Kingdom.