Ed Snider Net Worth

How much is Ed Snider Worth?

Random Celebrity
Ed Snider Net Worth
Net Worth:
$2.5 Billion
Date of Birth
January 6, 1933
Place of Birth
Washington, D.C.

Ed Snider Net Worth: Ed Snider is an American businessman and sports figurehead who has a net worth of $2.5 billion. Ed Snider was born January 6, 1933, in Washington, D.C. He is the chairman of Comcast Spectacor, a Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment company which owns the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, the Wells Fargo Center, the regional sports network Comcast SportsNet and Global Spectrum, an international facilities management company. Ed Snider formerly owned the Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association. He was also a partner in the record company Edge Ltd. until he sold the company and joined Jerry Wolman (builder) and his brother-in-law Earl Foreman (attorney) to buy the Philadelphia Eagles in 1964, where he was given a 7 percent stake in the team and served as vice president and treasurer. In a 1999 Philadelphia Daily News poll, Snider was selected as the city's greatest sports mover and shaker, beating out legends Connie Mack, Sonny Hill, Bert Bel, and Roger Penske. In 2005, Snider became a prominent investor in a Foxwoods slots casino proposed for the waterfront in Philadelphia. In September 2008, facing massive opposition at the originally intended site, backers for the slots casino decided to seek a new location in the Center City area next to Philadelphia's Chinatown community. Ed Snider's honors and awards include being inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame (1988), the Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame (1997), the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame (2005) and the United States Hockey Hall of Fame (2011).

Articles Written by Brian Warner
Prior to launching Celebrity Net Worth, Brian spent seven years as the Managing Editor of one of the largest entertainment portals on the internet. Before that, Brian attended Georgetown University where he double majored in finance and marketing. A native of Northern California, Brian currently resides in Los Angeles. Follow him on Google+.
Did we make a mistake?
Submit a correction suggestion and help us fix it!
Submit a Correction
More Information
Ed Snider

Ed Snider

Edward M. "Ed" Snider is the chairman of Comcast Spectacor, a Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment company that owns the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, the Wells Fargo Center, the regional sports network Comcast SportsNet and Global Spectrum, an in...
Date of Birth
  • January 6, 1933
Discussion