Ed Snider Net Worth is$2.5 Billion
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
deserves the money?
Rating: 3.4/5 (13 votes cast)
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Would you date ?
Rating: 2.1/5 (7 votes cast)
Date of Birth: Jan 6, 1933
Ed Snider is an American chairman of the entertainment broadcasting company Comcast Spectacor with a net worth of $2.5 billion. Ed Snider acquired that net worth by founding one of the most profitable and popular sports and entertainment broadcasting networks. His company owns many Philadelphia-based sports teams. He was born in Washington, D.C.
Edward M. Snider (born January 6, 1933, Washington, D.C.) is the chairman of Comcast Spectacor, a Philadelphia-based sports and entertainment company that owns the Philadelphia Flyers of the NHL, the Wells Fargo Center, the regional sports network Comcast SportsNet and Global Spectrum, an international facilities management company. He formerly owned the Philadelphia 76ers of the NBA.
Snider, the son of a successful grocery-store chain owner, attended the University of Maryland and earned his bachelor's degree. He would become a partner in Edge Ltd., a record company. When in financial trouble, Jerry Wolman helped him out.
After selling the company, Snider joined Jerry Wolman (builder) and his brother-in-law Earl Foreman (attorney) to buy the Philadelphia Eagles in 1964. He was given a 7 percent stake in the team, and served as vice president and treasurer.[citation needed]
Upon learning that the NHL was planning to expand, Snider made plans for a new arena-the Spectrum--to house both a hockey team and the 76ers. On February 8, 1966, the NHL awarded Philadelphia a conditional franchise, one which would eventually be named the Philadelphia Flyers and start playing in 1967. Snider assumed control of the Spectrum in 1971 taking over as Chairman of the Board. In 1974 Snider created Spectacor as a holding company for the Flyers and the Spectrum. Flyers became first NHL expansion team to win the Stanley Cup in 1974, and to repeat as champions in 1975.
Spectacor would found or acquire several businesses under his direction, most notably a regional premium cable channel, PRISM, and the first all-sports radio station, WIP. Seeing that a new arena would keep the Flyers competitive with the rest of the league, Snider began planning for what would become the CoreStates Center (now the Wells Fargo Center) in 1988.
Prior to the Wells Fargo Center's opening in 1996, he sold a 66% stake in Spectacor to Philadelphia-based Comcast, creating Comcast Spectacor. However,

Ed Snider Net Worth, 3.4 out of 5 based on 13 ratings
(Visited 61 times, 1 visits today)

Ed Snider Latest News

Lindy Snider Joins Intiva BioPharma's Board of Directors

The Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation, The Snider Foundation, The Middle East Forum, and Athletes for Care. Ms. Snider is a director of Greenhouse Ventures, Lenitivlabs, Kind Financial, Elevated Natio...
Posted: January 29, 2018, 4:00 pm

Hartville man pleads guilty to bludgeoning wife, dumping body

It was a bizarre case in which Philip S. Snider initially said Roberta, his wife of 53 years, had died of natural causes during their trip to Graceland in Memphis in January. Snider had told investiga...
Posted: August 27, 2018, 7:07 pm

A fun way to support local youth hockey

Ed Snider left a lot of legacy when he passed, but it’s arguable that the biggest impact will be made by his Ed Snider Youth Hockey foundation, which aims to support local kids and teach important lif...
Posted: October 8, 2018, 12:47 pm
Related Topics:
Businessmen, Businessmen Income, Businessmen Net Worth, Ed Snider, Ed Snider Age, Ed Snider Airplane, Ed Snider Al Davis, Ed Snider And Lin Spivak, Ed Snider And Pope, Ed Snider And The Pope, Ed Snider And Wife, Ed Snider Arkansas, Ed Snider Ayn Rand, Ed Snider Background, Ed Snider Bio, Ed Snider Biography, Ed Snider Cancer, Ed Snider Center, Ed Snider Comcast, Ed Snider Comcast Spectacor, Ed Snider Contact, Ed Snider Country, Ed Snider Culture, Ed Snider Date Of Birth, Ed Snider Daughter, Ed Snider Divorce, Ed Snider Email, Ed Snider Email Address, Ed Snider Engaged, Ed Snider Ethnicity, Ed Snider Facebook, Ed Snider Family, Ed Snider Forbes, Ed Snider Foundation, Ed Snider Foundation Jobs, Ed Snider Girlfriend, Ed Snider Granddaughter, Ed Snider Height, Ed Snider History, Ed Snider Hockey, Ed Snider Hockey Camp, Ed Snider Hockey League, Ed Snider Hockey Program, Ed Snider Home Town, Ed Snider House, Ed Snider House California, Ed Snider House For Sale, Ed Snider Howard Eskin, Ed Snider Illness, Ed Snider Images, Ed Snider Income, Ed Snider Interview, Ed Snider Lin Spivak, Ed Snider Lin Spivak Wedding, Ed Snider Lockout, Ed Snider Louisville Ky, Ed Snider Lynn Spivak, Ed Snider Marriage, Ed Snider Married, Ed Snider Maryland, Ed Snider Money, Ed Snider Montecito, Ed Snider Nbc, Ed Snider Net Worth, Ed Snider Net Worth 2011, Ed Snider Net Worth Forbes, Ed Snider New Wife, Ed Snider News, Ed Snider Obama, Ed Snider Obituary, Ed Snider Olympics, Ed Snider Partner, Ed Snider Philadelphia Flyers, Ed Snider Place Of Birth, Ed Snider Politics, Ed Snider Private Jet, Ed Snider Profession, Ed Snider Republican, Ed Snider Salary, Ed Snider Santa Barbara, Ed Snider Shawnee Baptist Church, Ed Snider Sixers, Ed Snider Spring Classic 2013, Ed Snider Spring Classic 2014, Ed Snider Spring Clic, Ed Snider Story, Ed Snider Talent, Ed Snider Umd, Ed Snider University Of Maryland, Ed Snider Videos, Ed Snider Wedding, Ed Snider Wedding 2013, Ed Snider Weight, Ed Snider Wife, Ed Snider Wives, Ed Snider Worth, Ed Snider Youth Foundation, Ed Snider Youth Hockey, Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation, Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation Address, Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation Auction, Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation Internship, Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation Jobs, Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation Locations, Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation Twitter, Ed Snider Youth Hockey Golf Outing, Ed Snider Youth Hockey Jobs, Ed Snider Youth Hockey League, How Much Ed Snider Worth, How Much Is Ed Snider Income, How Much Is Ed Snider Net Worth, How Much Is Ed Snider Salary, How Much Is Richest Businessmen Income, How Much Is Richest Businessmen Net Worth, How Much Is Richest Businessmen Salary, How Much Richest Businessmen Worth, Richest Businessmen Age, Richest Businessmen Background, Richest Businessmen Bio, Richest Businessmen Country, Richest Businessmen Date Of Birth, Richest Businessmen Ethnicity, Richest Businessmen Height, Richest Businessmen History, Richest Businessmen Home Town, Richest Businessmen Images, Richest Businessmen Income, Richest Businessmen Net Worth, Richest Businessmen News, Richest Businessmen Partner, Richest Businessmen Place Of Birth, Richest Businessmen Profession, Richest Businessmen Salary, Richest Businessmen Story, Richest Businessmen Talent, Richest Businessmen Videos, Richest Businessmen Weight, Who Is Ed Snider, Who Is Richest Businessmen,