Jarel Portman Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 21 Dec, 2017
Facts of Jarel Portman
Date of Birth: 1962
Birth Nation: United States of America
Birth Name Jarel Portman
Father John C. Portman Jr
Nationality American
Birth Place/City United States
Ethnicity White
Profession Director
Net Worth $2 million
Affair with Ryan Reynolds and George Clooney
Married Yes
Married to Traylor Howard (m. 2011)
Children Julien Portman
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Synopsis

Jarel Portman is a Managing Director of the real estate development firm, Portman House at Portman Holding. He worked as an Executive Vice President with Portman Financial, where he consulted on several development projects in many countries.

Early Life and Education

Jarel Portman was born in 1962, in Atlanta, the United States of America. He is the son of Jan and John Portman. His father is one of the famous architect and developer. He belongs to American nationality and regarding his ethnicity; he is a White American.

Portman has four older brothers named Jae, Michael, Jack, and Jeff, and has a sister named Jana. He spent his childhood days in South Carolina and had done his schooling from there.

Portman attended the Florida International University. He earned a bachelors degree in hotel management from the University. He then moved to Thunderbird School of Global Management.

Professional Career

Jarel Portman is currently working as Managing Director for Portman House at Portman Holding. There he managed Portman Holdings’ brand marketing strategies and full project team. 

Portman also worked for Portman Financial as an Executive Vice President. There he consulted on many development projects throughout the United States, Korea, as well as China.

Previously, Portman worked as the hotelier for Hyatt in San Francisco. At that time, he was paid $11K as an annual salary. He also used to play gigs at a local bar for extra cash. After working for a couple of years, he got the opportunity to join his father’s company and moved to LA in 1987.  

Personal Life

The 55 years old, Jarel Portman is a married man and has a son. He married his girlfriend American actress Traylor Elizabeth Howard. Portman first met his wife Traylor in the year 2004 and decided to get married on January 1, 2011.

The couple has a son named Julien Portman who was born in 2012. The couple is maintaining a good relationship and is living a happy married life. Previously, Traylor was in a relationship with the actors, including Ryan Reynolds and George Clooney.

Traylor was married Cameron Hall in February 1991 and got divorced on March 12, 1993, without children. Following her first divorce, she married Christian Navarro in April 2003 and divorced in 2006. 

Net Worth

Jarel Portman serves as Managing Director for Portman House at Portman Holding. The company’s first project was of $46 million, a mixed-use project Quarter, aka IQ, in Inman Park. Portman also earned a good amount of money from his career.

However, Portman has not revealed his exact amount of net worth in the media. His wife Traylor has an estimated net worth of $2 million. His wife, Traylor had the net worth of $215 million in 2013.

While working as an hotelier in San Francisco, Portman used to receive an average salary of $11K annually. He also owns an Audi 5 that cost around $43,575.

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