How rich is Gabe Newell?
Gabe Newell Net Worth:
|Birth date:||November 3, 1962|
|Birth place:||Washington, D.C., United States|
|Height:||5' 7" (1.7 m)|
|Profession:||Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Video Game Producer|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Lisa Newell (m. 1996)|
|Awards:||British Academy Games Award for Multiplayer, BAFTA Fellowship|
|Nominations:||BAFTA Games Award for Best Game|
Gabe Newell net worth, wiki & biography:
Gabe Newell Net Worth $1.5 Billion
Gabe Newell – Dead or Alive? Gabe Logan Newell, popularly referred to as Gabe Newell, was born on 3rd November, 1962. He co-founded the video game company “Valve Corporation”. Gabe has got his enormous wealth by working for many years in Microsoft Corporation and after as the co founder of Valve Corporation. Gabe’s venture has come up with video games that have gone on to become hugely successful. Both “Half Life” and “Counter Strike” have been created by Valve Corporation. This business was created by Gabe Newell and his co-worker from Microsoft, Mike Harrington. The business was quite successful, as Valve kept coming out with successful game titles like Day of Defeat, Portal, Half-Life, and Counter Strike amongst others. He focused about the “Stream Project” through the creation of “Half-Life 2”. He wasn’t pleased for developing software for Play Station 3 and all the gaming consoles. But in 2010, he declared Portal 2 for Play Station 3. He was included in the list “A Name You must Know” in 2010. Newell worked for thirteen years at Microsoft. He was among the producers of all the three variants of Windows. An employee of Microsoft, Michael Abrash, left the firm to work for the “Quake” video game that was developed by “ID Software”. Newell was inspired. He and Mike chose to leave their posh jobs in 1996 to set up their particular business. It was formed with all the cash they had made. Gabe Newell married Lisa.