Jessica Pegula vs Emma Navarro – Whose Billionaire Dad Is the Richest?

Published 01/19/2024, 10:12 PM EST

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The world’s current number-five tennis star Jessica Pegula‘s net worth at this age will shock anyone. This goes the same for her colleague and another American rising star of tennis, Emma Navarro. While Pegula’s father is the owner of two notable NBA clubs in America, Navarro’s father is known to be a very successful businessman. Following these two American tennis stars’ success, their billionaire fathers have also attracted a lot of spotlight.

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Previously, Jessica Pegula faced a lot of criticism due to her billionaire status. Critics doubted whether such enormous wealth could outweigh Pegula’s tennis skills. While Navarro is yet to be a subject of similar criticism, people are already surprised to see her actual family status. Let’s have a look at both Jessica Pegula and Emma Navarro’s rich fathers.

American tennis star Jessica Pegula and Emma Navarro’s billionaire fathers are the talks of the town now

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Pegula’s father, Terrance Pegula, is the owner of both Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres. With an estimated net worth of $6.8 billion, Terrance Pegula is the world’s 377th billionaire today. Starting with oil and gas, Terrence Pegula also founded a drill sand wells company called East Resources in 1983. He then earned his fortune by selling these two venture resources to Royal Dutch Shell in 2010 for $4.7 billion. Terrance Pegula was also featured in Forbes‘s Under 400 Successful Businessmen, where his place was 153rd.

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On the other hand, Emma Navarro’s father Ben Navarro is an established businessman. Known as a Charleston Businessman, Navarro’s father owns Credit One Stadium in Daniel Island and founded ‘Beemok Hospitality Collection’. Following $3 billion, Ben Navarro is also the founder of the Las Vegas-based financial organization, Credit One Bank. His hospitality and entertainment-related business venture offers a range of hotels and accommodations in Southeast America.

Both Jessica Pegula and Emma Navarro’s fathers have extreme importance in their respective fields. While Terrance Pegula seemed to have more wealth, Ben Navarro could outgrow any businessman with his multiple successful ventures. Interestingly, Pegula has also acted on her business instincts.

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Pegula invested her wealth into a new-age brand named Ready 24. Following her concern for skincare products during tours, Pegula created this brand offering products that are adaptive and for all skin types. On the brand’s official Instagram page, fans spotted Jessica Pegula’s message.

The message said, “The stress of traveling and competitive tennis took its toll on my skin. For years, I struggled to find products compatible with my active lifestyle, which involved daily practice, frequent flights, and prolonged exposure to the sun.” Pegula intends her business to provide solutions for the skin problems that she has experienced due to an active lifestyle.

Focusing on the other reason behind Pegula’s initiative, her message said, “Driven by my passion for skincare, I sought to create products that were both simple and versatile. I envisioned a product line that would move with you every day, ensuring you’re prepared for whatever life throws your way.”

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Jessica Pegula and Emma Navarro’s fathers are true stalwarts in American business. While Pegula is already following her father’s guidance along with professional tennis, Emma Navarro is currently focused more on achieving a great WTA rank.

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Upasana Banerjee

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I began my journey as a tennis writer at EssentiallySports after 6.5 years in content creation, including both sports and non-sports topics, gaining wide-ranging expertise. To date, I have contributed more than 600 articles, in both tennis and esports.
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