Chewy cofounder and former CEO Ryan Cohen is the chairman of GameStop. Read more below to get to know about his Birthday and Height.
Cohen was born in Montreal to a Jewish household. He never went to college and credits his father, who had a glassware company, with inspiring him to pursue an entrepreneurial path. In December 2019, his father passed away.
Cohen established his first business at the age of 15, collecting referral fees from several e-commerce sites. Cohen established Chewy under the handle MrChewy in 2011 when he was 25 years old.
Cohen claims his experience shopping for his dog Tylee inspired him to choose the pet category. His father Ted, who managed a glassware importing company, was a mentor to him. Cohen claims he approached over 100 venture capital firms in search of funding and was denied by all of them.
Volition Capital provided the company with its first outside investment of $15 million in 2013. By 2016, he had raised funds from BlackRock and T. Rowe Price New Horizons Fund, among others. The company had made $900 million in sales that year and was the leading online pet store. He had raised $350 million by 2017 and was planning an IPO.
In April 2017, PetSmart paid $3.35 billion for Chewy, making it one of the largest e-commerce purchases ever.
Cohen, along with two Chewy executives, joined the GameStop board of directors in January 2021. Cohen was also named Chairman of a new group in charge of company-wide transformation.
Ryan Cohen Twitter is @ryancohen. He has 298.6K Followers. In his latest tweet, he said; “I got my 8th booster and now I’m fully vaccinated and 2 inches taller”.
Ryan Cohen Birthday
Ryan Cohen is a 36-year-old. He was born in Montreal, Canada, in the year 1986. According to Wikipedia. Any other information about his date of birth is currently unavailable.
Ryan Cohen Height
Ryan Cohen stands 5 feet 10 inches (178cm) tall.