Griffin McElroy Net Worth 2020, Bio, Education, Career, and Achievement
As a founding editor of Polygon, Vox Media’s gaming brand, Griffin oversees video content, including several web series like Monster Factory, which boasts over 2.5 million views on YouTube. He also produces and co-hosts four podcasts.
Griffin McElroy graduated from Marshall University. He has a deep liking towards journalism in his teenage years. He pursued his interest and started his career as a journalist for MTV channel and as an “editor” for Joystiq.
Griffin McElroy has two older brothers as Justin McElroy (born on November 8, 1983) and Travis McElroy (born on November 8, 1980). His father has kept interesting nicknames for all three of them.
The eldest one, Justin, was called “Juice” due to his witty and funny nature. The middle one, Travis, was called “Scrap” as tough like Scrap iron, and the youngest of all, Griffin was called “Ditto” as he resembles a comic character with the same name “ditto.”Graffin tied in a knot with Rachel on December 7, 2013.
Their wedding took place in Texas. His father, named Clint McElroy, managed and celebrated the wedding. Rachel is older than Graffin by four years. She earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Missouri, Columbia.
McElroy began his career in journalism in 2007. He worked as a weekend editor for the firm Joystiq. In 2008, the US presidential election, he acted as the MTV journalist for his home town “Virginia.” He ended his services in Joystiq in 2012 to begin his start-up firm “Polygon” with Christopher Grant, and his brother Justin McElroy.
He served as a senior video producer and supervised massive video content for this site. In 2018, both Griffin and Justin declared their departure from their start-up firm Polygon to focus on their podcasting career.
In addition to it, Griffin McElroy also composed a few of the original recordings for the series. Griffin, along with his brothers, co-host an annual podcast called Till Death Do Us Blart. In this podcast, they review the movie “Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2”. They also host a documentary podcast entitled “The McElroy Brothers Will Be In Trolls 2”. In which they all make cameo presences in the movie.
From 2017, Griffin McElroy has been co-hosted a famous podcast named “Wonderful!” with his spouse Rachel. In this podcast, they talk on all those things that interest them. The duo had earlier hosted another popular podcast as “Rose Buddies” where they reiterated episodes of “The Bachelor” and a few other related TV series.
As a founder and editor of Polygon, Griffin McElroy overlooks video content that includes various web series like Monster Factory. He has earned more than 2.5 million views for his web series alone on YouTube.
The very popular, My Brother, My Brother and Me, advice show is also a major earning resource for him. As of September 2020, the net worth of Griffin McElroy comes out to be $1 Million.
Griffin McElroy is a versatile personality that has become successful and popular for podcasting campaigns. This, along with voice commentaries, has entertained a lot of people worldwide.
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