Tareq Salahi Net Worth
Tareq Salahi net worth: Tareq Salahi is an American former winemaker, public official, and television personality who has a net worth of $2 million dollars. Tareq Dirgham Salahi was born in Washington, D.C. in May 1969. He graduated with a degree in oenology and business management from the University of California, Davis in 1994. The Salahi family started the Oasis Winery in Hume, Virginia in 1977. Tareq became managing director of Oasis Vineyard Inc. in 1994. In 2008 the vineyard filed for bankruptcy. In 2012 Tareq was sued by Attorney General of Virginia, Ken Cuccinelli II for his business practices. Salahi then announced that he would run against Cuccinelli to become the Governor of Virginia. He married Michaele Holt in 2003 and the wedding guests included Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy and former U.S. Ambassador to Ireland Margaret Hecklery. In 2009 the couple crashed a White House state dinner thrown in honor of India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. The couple were later featured in the 2010 season of Bravo's The Real Housewives of D.C. In 2011 Michaele ran off with the guitarist for the rock band Journey. The two divorced after a serious of law suits back and forth. Tareq is a candidate for the Independent Green party for Virginia's 7th congressional district in the 2014 elections.