Jerry Solomon is a well-known sports manager and film producer, most notably as the manager of the renowned figure skater Nancy Kerrigan. His birth year is 1954, however, the day and location of his birth are unknown to the media. He is a citizen of the United States.
Jerry is one of the most well-known sports managers and agents, and he has amassed a sizable fortune since beginning his career. According to credible sources, Solomon’s net worth could be as high as $10 million.
Jerry is the son of Edward D. Solomon and Roberta Madison; his father, Edward, was the CEO of Shoe Town Inc, and he was exposed to business from a young age. After graduating from high school, he attended the University of California, Los Angeles, and later earned a Master’s degree in International Business from Columbia University.
Jerry Kerrigan has been married to Nancy Kerrigan since 1995; he was first her agent before the two fell in love. Matthew, Brian, and Nicole are their three children. Jerry had previously been married to Kathy, a ProServ coworker, but they divorced in 1993. They have one child as a couple.
Now that we’ve covered all of the key points concerning Jerry Solomon, let’s talk about his successful wife Nancy. Born Nancy Ann Kerrigan was born on October 13, 1969, in Stoneham, Massachusetts, USA, to welder Daniel Kerrigan and homemaker Brenda, both of English, Irish, and German descent; she has two older brothers, Michael and Mark. She is a retired figure skater and actress who began ice skating at a young age.
Nancy rose to popularity in the early 1990s, when she won bronze medals at the 1991 World Championships and the 1992 Winter Olympics, as well as silver medals at the 1992 World Championships and the 1994 Winter Olympics. Nancy was the victim of an incident in 1994 in which her competitor Tonya Harding’s ex-husband beat her with a police baton; fortunately, she healed in time for the Winter Olympics. Nancy went on to perform with artistic troupes such as Champions on Ice and Broadway on Ice when her competitive career ended.
Jerry began his career as a sports management in the early 1980s when he was named director of the Volvo Grand Prix, a professional tennis circuit. He held the role for the next five years until switching to ProServ. Gradually, his position at ProServ increased as he became more accustomed to his profession, cooperating with various notable athletes and sportsmen, which resulted in his appointment as ProServ’s marketing president.
As his name became increasingly well-known and popular, he attracted some of the biggest stars from a range of sports; but, it was when he met Nancy Kerrigan and took her under his wing that he rose to the status of world-renowned sports manager. The two have collaborated to bring $3 million in contract signings, which have benefited not only Nancy but also Jerry. Love blossomed as a result of their professional relationship, and the two married. But let’s return to Jerry’s professional life. Later, he became the manager of athletes such as Ivan Lendl, Shannon Miller, and Karch Kiraly.
Jerry is now the CEO and President of Stargames LLC and has worked on the production of a number of sporting events, including the King of the Beach Invitational, BNP Paribas Showdown, Scottish Grass Court Championships, Tennis Night in America, NetJets Showdown, and Queen of the Beach Invitational.
Jerry has also dabbled in filmmaking, producing many films, including the 2000 television film “Ice Angel,” a comedy-drama directed by George Erschbamer and starring Nicholle Tom, Tara Lipinski, and his wife Nancy Kerrigan. Since then, he has worked on a number of other projects, including “The Easter Egg Adventure” in 2004, “Great Pair Performance on Ice” (2006), and, most recently, “Caesar’s Tribute III: A Salute to the Ladies of the Ice,” a television special produced in 2011.
Jerry has received a number of honors and distinctions as a result of his accomplishments, including induction into the Personal Managers Hall of Fame and the National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame. Furthermore, he was named to Sporting News Magazine’s list of the “Top 100 Most Powerful People in Sports,” and Figure Skating International’s list of the “Top 25 Most Influential People in Figure Skating.”
Jerry isn’t a big user of social media, although he can be found on Twitter, where he has just over 1,000 followers. He has utilized Twitter to promote his most recent professional ventures, such as the new athletic event, the 2018 Stowe Mountain Lodge Classic. So, if you aren’t already following this well-known sports agent and producer, now is a wonderful time to start.