Buddy Valastro net worth: Buddy Valastro is an Italian-American celebrity chef, entrepreneur, and television personality who has a net worth of $10 million. Buddy Valastro became famous as the star of Cake Boss reality TV show, which takes place at his business Carlo's Bake Shop in Hoboken, New Jersey. Cake Boss follows the everyday lives of Buddy's retired mother, four sisters and three brothers-in-law. The show has increased business for Carlo's Bake Shop, and brought more tourism to the Hoboken area.
Bartolo Valastro, Jr. was born in Hoboken, New Jersey in March 1977. He is best known for starring in the reality show Cake Boss. He started working at Carlo's Bakery, his family business, when he was 11. When Buddy was 17 his father passed away and Buddy became the new cake boss. Starting in 2009 Buddy and his business have been featured on the TLC reality series Cake Boss. Carlo's Bakery is located in Hoboken, NJ and has built a factory at Lackawanna Center in Jersey City and opened up multiple branches. Valastro has also starred in the reality shows Kitchen Boss, The Next Great Baker, Bakery Boss, and Buddy's Bakery Rescue. For a short time his company made pies but decided to stay focused on cakes. The Hudson Reporter named Buddy an honorable mention in their 2012 list of New Jersey Hudson County's 50 most influential people. He is married to wife Lisa and has four children. Buddy's four sisters all work at the family bakery.