Renee Satterthwaite is an American-born equestrian. She is quite famous on social media and now has become a social media personality. Her Ex-husband’s name is Dave Portnoy. Renee’s Ex-husband, Dave is an American internet celebrity. Adding to it, he is a blogger and founder of Barstool Sports and pop culture blog. Currently, Renee Portnoy is working at Smart Park Equine as a director of merchandising.
Although Renee is a successful person but mostly the fans of sports still know her better as the ex-wife of sports blog founderDavid Portnoy. Renee Portnoy has always helped her Ex-husband even after drifting apart. As Renee helped David to expand his international business online, the fans also gave her a name as‘First Lady of Barstool Nation.’
Renee Portnoy’s biography
Renee Satterthwaite was born on 5 May 1983. She was born as Renee Satterthwaite in Abington, Massachusetts, the United States. Her father was Dennis R. Satterthwaite. He was an ex-soldier. Renee’s mother was a well-known nurse. She was six years old when her parents got divorced. She has one sister, and her name is Lauren Satterthwaite.
Renee Portnoy completed her high school education in the year 2001, in Abington. After finishing her high school, she joined Boston University. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Boston University with major subject as international relations and business. Renee Portnoy was an animal lover and loved riding horses. It is being said that she started riding horses and ponies even when she was only eight years old. As she was an animal lover, she loved to spend her free time with animals. In an unfortunate accident of her childhood, her pony once threw her off and even kicked her. But even after such an unfortunate event, Renee Portnoy’s love for horses and riding didn’t stop.
Renee Portnoy’shobbies include Travelling, Shopping and Singing. Adding to it, She also loves to watch the sunsets at the beaches. As per her, her Dream Holiday Destinations are Paris and France. It seems she is quite a romantic person.
Renee Portnoy |Height and age
Renee Portnoy is 35 years old. Renee Portnoy’s birth date is May 5 which makes her Zodiac sign as Taurus.
People of this sign are known to be diligent and hard-working yet stubborn. The hard work and being strong willed might be the reason of Renee Portnoy’s success.
Renee Satterthwaite is quite tall and stands at 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm). Her weight is around 55 kg (121 lbs.) which makes her very fit even at such an age. Renee Portnoy is a very attractive lady with long brown hair and beautiful brown eyes.
Renee Portnoy |Career
Renee Portnoy started her career with Smart Park Company. She joined Smart park company in 2010. The Smart park company was founded in 1999 and the company offers various products and services, such as equine supplements, gear, and apparel including other things as well. Renee Portnoy joined the company’s supply chain division as a senior buyer. Soon, because of her hard work she got promoted to the designation as director of merchandising. After she got married, for her love for sports and riding, her husband encouraged her to participate more in sports, primarily horse riding. That’s why, In addition to taking part in equestrian events, she also began doing some competitive riding.
Renee Portnoy |Charity Events
Because of Renee Portnoy’s lovefor animals, she also works for welfare of pet adoption. She encourages people to adopt the animals from shelter homes instead of asking them to buy them.
Adding to her social work for animals, Renee Portnoy is also a long-term supporter of the local animal foster home, which is named as the Nantucket Island Safe Harbor, for animals.
Time to time, she arranges events for raising funds and donations for the sake of animals. Apart from this, Renee Portnoyalso likes to personally take care of the animals, to feed and clean them.
Renee Satterthwaite and David Portnoy- Marriage
Renee and David first met each other in the year 2005. At that time, Renee had recently completed her graduation from the college and David was working in Boston for Yanke Group. They started dating each other as they both had grown mutual feelings. After dating for around 3 years, they got engaged in the year 2008. Soon after their engagement, they got married in the year 2009.
Their wedding was a private affair which was held in presence of their loved families and friends. David became famous as the founder of Barstool Sports after they got married. Renee Portnoy kept supporting her husband by managing all his activities in the background.
Even after being wife of celebrity, Renee Portnoy liked to keep a low profile, away from the prying eyes of media. But still media was able to capture some of her candid moments.
How Their Marriage Fell Apart?
It was quite a shocking news for the public and the sports fans when Renee and David announced their divorce in the year 2017. After Renee came to know about the secret affair of David with a mystery woman in the year 2016, their married life started having problems.As per the sources, David was seen with a woman (who appeared to be Jordyn Hamilton), chilling in the local bar.
David posted the news of divorce on his blog soon after the rumors started to float regarding the trouble in their marriage. In the year 2017, Renee Portnoy and David got legally divorced.
Later, David also confessed that the rumors were rather true, and he was having an affair with Jordyn Hamilton. But their relationship didn’t survive for long as David soon started accusing Jordyn of cheating him with her SoulCycle Instructor. David Portnoy posted about and virtually attacked his now ex-girlfriend and her alleged lover.
Although David was facing difficulties in that phase of his life, Renee Portnoy stayed away from the media during that time and liked to live in peace. As per the sources, She is still single and focused on her career and charity work as an animal lover.
Renee Portnoy |Net Worth
Although, there is not much information available regarding assets and income sources of Renee Portnoy, it is being said that Renee has an estimated net worth of $4 million. Theprime source of her income is said to be from her working as a businesswoman and an equine buyer.
While her Ex-husband, David Portnoy is rich having an astounding net worth of $100 million.
Although his net worth seems small, considering fact that he had turned a small-town print publication into a media giant worth $450 million.
Because of this, David Portnoy has also built a loyal fan following of “Go Pres Go” blog fans. With the popularity and the company’s annual growth, it will probably rise to new heights in near future.
Social Media Presence
Renee Portnoy is active on social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter. Her Instagram handle is @renee_portnoy and she has around 39.2k followers, as of August 2022. Her Twitter handle is @renee_portnoy and she has 33k followers on twitter, as of August 2022.