Eric Ellenbogen has a net worth of $50 million as of 2018. The entrepreneur has a diverse background that includes his time as a board director at Marvel and Golden Books before they went public. He is also a Trustee at the Public Theater in New York City. His education includes a degree in business administration from UCLA Anderson School of Management and Harvard College. Eric Ellenbogen has been involved in the entertainment business for over four decades and has earned his net worth through his diverse career.
During his career, Ellenbogen has led several successful companies. He founded Classic Media with John Engelman and has served in senior management positions at Broadway Video Entertainment. The company was acquired by Entertainment Rights in 2007, but in 2008, he and Engelman reunited to create Boomerang Media, LLC. In 2012, DreamWorks Animation purchased the company. Ellenbogen then served on the board of directors of DreamWorks Classics, which was later acquired by NBC Universal.
Classic Media, which was recently acquired by NBCUniversal, is another company in which he worked. Ellenbogen is the company’s CEO, and Co-President. He is the Co-Founder of Classic Media, and previously was CEO of Marvel Enterprises. His compensation for his work at the company is around $1,035,060 per year. He also has a net worth in excess of $70 million.