Peter McMahon Wiki. Who is Dana Perino’s Husband?
Peter McMahon was born on 6 June 1954, in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, which means that he is 65 years old and his zodiac sign is Gemini. British by nationality, Peter is known as a manager and businessman, and also as the husband of Dana Perino, a renowned political commentator and author. Being married to a famous person puts Peter under the spotlight, and many are interested in private details about his life, which we’ll talk about in this article.
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So just how rich is Peter McMahon as of mid-2019? He is somewhat secretive about his personal fortune, but authoritative sources estimate that this businessman has a net worth of over $5 million, with his wealth being accumulated from his career in business. He hasn’t spoken about his assets, such as vehicles and houses, but he is certainly able to take care of himself financially.
Ethnicity and Background
As of his ethnicity, McMahon is Caucasian and has blue eyes and grey hair. Judging by the photos available on the internet, he has aged gracefully, has a fit figure, and looks elegant at events he attends, and is praised for his fashion choices.
Having matriculated, he enrolled into the University of Liverpool, where he studied business administration and management, graduating in 1976 with a BA degree. After that, he began his career in unknown companies, but his career as a distribution and supply chain director of supermarket chain Sainsbury’s, the second largest chain of supermarkets in the UK, put him at the top of management positions – he spent eight years working in that position, from 1992 until 2000.
He then worked in a similar position for supermarket chain Tesco’s until 2004, moving to the US to work for Walmart, the US’s largest retail chain, for the next two years. He subsequently moved north of the border to become CEO of Loblow Companies in Canada. Since 2013 he’s been President and CEO of retail store company Shopko.
Despite being a public figure, Peter prefers staying secretive on some subjects, and doesn’t share much with the media.
He was married twice before his relationship with Dana, and has kids from one of his previous marriages. Dana and Peter met in 1997 and their wedding ceremony took place in 1998. They don’t have any children, but they’re seemingly living a happy life together. They have a Vizsla dog named Jasper. Peter isn’t active on any social media, which makes it harder for the public to keep in touch with him, however, his wife has Twitter and Instagram accounts and often shares details from her, and by extension, from his life.
In 2012, Dana met McMahon’s grandchildren, Sebastian and Rachel, who reside in the UK. The couple has been featured in numerous videos, and in one, they spoke about how they met by accident.
Wife Dana Perino
Dana Marie Perino was born on 9 May 1972, meaning that she’s 47 years old and her zodiac sign is Taurus. She is best known as a political commentator and author, who also served as the 24th White House Press Secretary under George W. Bush. Perino was born to Janice and Leo Perino, of Italian ancestry, in Evanston, Wyoming, but spent her formative years in Denver, Colorado.
When it comes to her education, the commentator attended Ponderosa High School in Parker, Denver, then enrolled into Colorado State University, and graduated with a degree in mass communications, with minors in Spanish and political science. During her time in college, she was active in the university’s forensics team, and worked for KTSC-TV.
Two months prior to the 9/11 attacks in 2001, she was hired by the White House chief of staff Andy Card, as associate director of communications.
She subsequently served as Deputy Press Secretary from 2005 to 2007, then briefly worked as the Acting White House Press Secretary, and from September 2007 until the end of the Bush administration was the White House Press Secretary. Having left the White House, she began working as a political commentator on Fox News, and she is a regular co-host of “The Five”.
In addition, Dana is an author, and has published two books – “And the Good News Is…: Lessons and Advice from the Bright Side” and “Let Me Tell You about Jasper…: How My Best Friend Became America’s Dog”, both in 2016.
Being active in the infotainment world, Dana is naturally on social media, such as Twitter and Instagram, and uses her accounts to interact with her fans as well as to promote her work. Her pinned tweet on Twitter reads “Let’s remember to show a little kindness toward each other. Everyone is going through something – everyone. Soften your heart a bit…maybe bite your tongue…say a prayer for others. Gentleness is an under-rated strength.” She also often shares photos and videos of animals, as she’s a big animal lover.
Dana often posts photos from her private life, allowing her fans to take a closer look at what’s going on behind the scenes. She has recently posted a photo of her Vizsla dog, Jasper and her fans seem to have loved it, as they went on to leave numerous adorable comments, and share stories about their pets. In early September, she shared a photo of herself and Peter – one fan called him “the luckiest man in the world”.