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Bernt O. Bodal Biography

Updated On 06 Jan, 2023 Published On 05 Jan, 2023
Bernt O. Bodal

Facts of Bernt O. Bodal

Date of Birth :
Age : 70 years old
Family Name : Bodal
Birth Country : American Samoa
Birth Sign : Gemini
Height : 6 Feet 1 Inch

Relationship short Statistics of Bernt O. Bodal

What is Bernt O. Bodal marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Divorce
How many children does Bernt O. Bodal have ? (name): 3 Children
Is Bernt O. Bodal having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Bernt O. Bodal Gay ? Don't Know

Bernt O.Bodal is well-known as a retired Norwegian-American businessman and Musician. He was the CEO of American Seafoods, a famous seafood company in the United States of America. Most people know him as the ex-husband of Elizabeth Vargas.

Bernt O. Bodal Relationship Status

The retired CEO of American Seafoods, Bernt O. Bodal, is a married man. He first got married to a former cast of Bravo’s Real Housewives of Orange County, Elizabeth Lyn Vargas. She is also a businesswoman in California. They got married and stayed together for 17 years.

Bernt O. Bodal with his ex-wife Elizabeth Lyn Vargas and fiance Michelle Fox. SOURCE: iRealHousewives

However, they got divorced, and Bernt started a relationship with Michelle Fox, a founder of The Rock Your Business. She is also the Senior Vice President of Business Development at SentryHealth. There is information that they both got engaged and will soon marry each other.

Moreover, it is also heard that Bernt had been married even before Elizabeth. But information about his first wife hasn't been revealed. He has three kids from his first marriage.

Bernt O. Bodal Married Twice Till Now

Bernt O. Bodal has married twice, which is similar to that of an American businessman Corey Harrison. At first, he was married but got separated due to personal reasons. They had two sons, Alexander Olav Bodal and Thomas "Tom" Bodal, and one daughter, Ellen Bodal. After that, he dated Elizabeth Lyn Vargas and married her; they had been together for seventeen years. They don't have any children.

Later on, Elizabeth finds that Bernt cheated her being on an extramarital affair and even had a child. Due to this, she divorced Bernt in  April 2017, which took three years to get approved. He is now engaged with Michelle Fox, a founder of The Rock Your Business. Later on, after Elizabeth divorced Bernt, she started dating Jimmy Juarez, but now they are not together.

How Rich is Bernt O. Bodal?

Bernt O. Bodal is a retired CEO of American Seafoods, so it is obvious that he has a good source of income. Most of his income source is from his business. He is estimated to have about $ 200 million as net worth. Also, annually, he earns $ 600 million.

Bernt O. Bodal, in the beginning, started working with his father's business. He used to clean fish's guts and load fish onto a catcher processor in the Bering Sea. Then he began to work with American Seafood as a minority partner and later on became the CEO of the same company and earned millions of dollars.

Additionally, Bernt's previous wife, Elizabeth Lyn Vargas, being a businesswoman, she too has great income sources. She has estimated her net worth to be $ 30 million. She is considered to be an extremely successful entrepreneur. Elizabeth also contributed to the ROHC and was among the wealthiest cast members.

Furthermore, Bernt's fiance Michelle Fox also has good earnings from her career. She worked as an intern at Fox news in New York. She is also a founder of The Rock Your Business. Her net worth is estimated to be $ 800 thousand.

Bernt O. Bodal's Education And His Carrer

Bernt O. Bodal is a tall, handsome, confident, and educated man with good educational background since childhood. He is a graduate student and has studied at Ski Norway High School. 

Bernt O. Bodal in his American Seafood business. SOURCE: Getty Images

Firstly, he has work experience in the fishing business of his family. After him migrating to the United States with his family members, he began his work by cleaning fish guts off machinery at a processing business in New Bedford, Massachusetts. He even loaded fish onto a catcher processor in the Bering Sea. He has gained every skill related to the fishing business, leading him to get promoted to captain. 

After he fished in Alaska for 13 years, in 1990, he began working with American Seafood as a minority partner. Then in 1999, he, including his team, received the right to purchase the company from the owners for around $475 million, which was only possible due to the support from a New York equity group. 

Furthermore, the year 2000, January, was the luckiest day for Bernt. In that year, he was appointed as CEO of the company and was the owner of 67 percent of the business as of June 2012. He worked in the fishing business for more than 25 years employment. Later, when he retired from the American Seafoods Company in May 2018, he was elected to the Assurance Foreningen Skuld board of directors. 

Bernt O. Bodal As A Musician

Bernt O.Bodal was also interested in music. He established a rock band named Host. After that, he even collaborated on three albums with them. He was the bass guitarist, and he used to perform frequently on the stage.

Bernt O. Bodal performing on RocknRoll Fantasy Camp.

Moreover, he also played with a group called White Sox with drummer Alan White. In addition, he performed live with Roger Daltrey on four occasions, and even the stage was shared with Sammy Hagar and Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam. Later on, when he moved to the United States, he left his career as a musician, but it is found that he still contributed to the position of lead guitarist and musician in the White Sox band.

Physical Appearance

Bernt O. Bodal looks good in his physical appearance. He seems to be quite serious about healthy behavior, especially about food. It might be due to being a founder of American Seafoods, he is more conscious about the food and suggests everyone have good food. He is tall and stands at the height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 meters).

Furthermore, he weighs 76 kg, which matches his height well. He has lovely blonde hair and dark brown eyes, making him more attractive.

Bernt O.Bodal's parents and Early Life

Bernt O. Bodal was born on Sunday, June 14, 1953, in Oslo, Norway, but he was raised outside of Oslo, Norway. He hasn't revealed his father's name. But as per Dreshare, he has a stepmother named Solbjorg Bodal. His father used to work as a tramp conductor, and. His parents gave birth to him, including his two brothers, Andres Bodal and Havard Bodal. 

Above all, his family was poor, as they could not even buy a television. Until he was ten years old, they didn't have a car, and later on, they had one. Later, his parents migrated to the United States and started a fish processing business in Massachusetts. So, he also worked in the fishing business of his family.

His Activness On Social Media

Bernt O. Bodal is active on various social sites like Instagram and Facebook. He has an account on Facebook named Bernt Bodal with more than 2.1k followers. He has many fan followers as he was a businessman and retired CEO of American Seafoods.

Furthermore, Bernt is active on Instagram with the username berntbodal with more than 252 followers. His Instagram activeness does not seem good, as he has made his account private. 

Quick Facts Of Bern O. Bodal

  • Bernt O. Bodal was born on June 14, 1953, on Sunday.
  • He is a retired Norwegian-American businessman.
  • He is also a musician who established a rock band named Host.
  • He married twice now, once to a woman whose name is not revealed and another to Elizabeth Lyn Vargas.
  • He is also the retired CEO of American Seafoods Company in May 2018.

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Bernt O. Bodal Married

First Marriage with not mentioned

Bernt O. Bodal got married to a woman whose name hasn't been revealed yet and they gave birth to three children.

Second Marriage with Elizabeth Lyn Vargas

Bernt O. Bodal got married to Elizabeth Lyn Vargas and got divorced due to some reason. They don't have any children.

Marriage with Michelle Fox

Bernt O. Bodal, after getting divorced from Elizabeth, started to date Michelle Fox. It is also said that they had even got engaged.

Bernt O. Bodal Children

SON : Thomas "Tom" Bodal

Mother: Bernt O. Bodal

Thomas "Tom" Bodal is a first child of Bernt O. Bodal's first marriage whereas his wife name hasn't been disclosed.

SON : Alexander Olav Bodal

Mother: Bernt O. Bodal

Alexander Olav Bodal is the second son of Bernt O. Bodal. He is also the child form his first marriage.

DAUGHTER : Ellen Bodal

Mother: Bernt O. Bodal

Ellen Bodal is the third child of Bernt O. Bodal and his first wife, whose name is not revealed.

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