Who is Dave Kindig?
Dave Kindig was born on the 6th February 1971, in Salt Lake City, Utah USA, so is currently aged 47. He is a successful entrepreneur businessman, and car designer, who is probably best recognized for running his own company called Kindig It Design, through which he became popular as a reality television personality, appearing in the series “Bitchin’ Rides”, and its spin-off “Beyond Bitchin’ Rides”.
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Would you like to know more about Dave Kindig’s professional career and family life? How rich is he, as of now? If you are interested, stay tuned and find out.
Dave Kindig Net Worth
His career started in 1999, and he has been an active member of the business industry ever since, primarily known as a car designer, and through which he became a reality television personality. So, if you ever wondered how rich Dave Kindig is, it has been estimated by authoritative sources that the total size of his net worth is over $2.5 million, accumulated through his successful career and TV appearances.
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Early Life and Education
Concerning his early life, Dave Kindig apparently spent his childhood in his hometown, where he was raised by his parents, whose names and professions have not been revealed to the public. There is no information as to whether he has any siblings or not, nor where he completed his education. It is only known that Dave developed his love for cars very early, starting by drawing his own car models.
Career Beginnings and Kindig It Design
Speaking about Dave’s career, it began when he decided to pursue his dream job as a car designer, and co-created his own company called Kindig It Design in 1999, alongside his wife Charity. The company is based in Salt Lake City, and provides redesigned vehicles. He steadily expanded the company, and began collaborating with other eminent designers and prominent brands too. Subsequently, he also signed sponsorship contracts with Maverick and Cornwall Tools, and began working for such brands as Harley Davidson, Lamborghini and Lotus Corvette.
Rise to Fame as a Reality TV Star
Dave’s life completely changed in 2014, when thanks to his accomplishments he was spotted by the producers of the Discovery Channel, who offered him a feature series. Luckily for them, he was thrilled for the opportunity to change wide-spread opinion about this industry, so the reality TV show entitled “Bitchin’ Rides” premiered on the 2nd September of 2014, and was aired for the next four seasons on the Velocity TV network, currently known as Motor Trend, until the 7th November of 2017. The show had huge potential to achieve popularity all over the world due great ratings, and was even ranked as the number one series in the history of the channel, which helped add a considerable amount to Dave’s net worth, increasing enormously his popularity.
Following the last episode of “Bitchin’ Rides”, the producers decided to create another reality TV series, entitled “Beyond Bitchin’ Rides”, which premiered on the 4th August of 2015 and is currently in its fifth season, increasing his net worth by a large margin.
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Awards and Recognitions
Thanks to his accomplished success in his field, Dave Kindig has won various awards and recognitions. His first came in 2007, when he won the GM Design Award at SEMA, followed by the 2012 Master Builder Award at the Boise Roadster Show. During the same year, Dave was honored with the Trendsetter Award at Goodguys Rod and Custom event, after which he won the Ford Design Excellence Award at SEMA in 2013.
Who is better: Dave Kindig or Chip Foose?
Many people and avid fans of car design discuss at various internet forums who is the better car designer – Dave Kindig or Chip Foose. It is hard to be objective when it comes to this type of question, but we can say for sure that both of them developed impressive skills and gained enormous popularity thanks to their expertise, so it’s up to you to decide.
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Personal Life and Appearance
To talk about his personal life, Dave Kindig has been married to his former longtime girlfriend, Charity since 1992. They are blessed with a son named Drew and a daughter named Baylee Kindig. The whole family is involved in Dave’s business; his wife is the co-owner of the company and its Vice President, while their son works as a designer, and their daughter is in charge of the website.
Speaking about his appearance, Dave stands at a height of 5ft 4ins (1.65m), while his weight is reputed to be around 143lbs (65kgs).
Social Media Presence
In addition to his involvement in the entertainment industry as a reality TV star, Dave is also an active member on the social media scene, across many of the most popular social media sites, which he uses mostly to promote his job. So, he runs his official Instagram and Twitter accounts, and his official Facebook page. Beside that, he has also launched the official website of his company, on which you can find more information about them and their services.