Barry Weiss Biography
Barry Weiss is an antique collector, who is best known for his appearances on the A&E hit series, Storage Wars.
He has been collecting antiques since the age of 15 and has made a name for himself in the field.
Barry’s interest in collecting vintage vehicles around the US pulled the attention of ‘Storage Wars’ producers and made him a part of the show.
Weiss was a part of first four seasons of the A&E hit series and reportedly earned over $10,000 per episode.
Afterward, he got his own spin-off series with A&E named ‘Barry’d Treasure,’ which ran for eight episodes.
In 2015, he had a special called ‘Storage Wars: Barry Strikes Back,’ where he reviewed and added insight to his favorite episodes of the show.
Weiss lives up to his popular nickname, The Collector, as he has a vast collection of valuable antiques.
Additionally, he has a large collection of cars, trucks, and bikes. He has been noticed attending every auction in a new vehicle.
Before becoming a reality star, he co-owned a massive business of supplying grocery and produce called Northern Produce with his brother.
After making a considerable fortune through the wholesale produce business, he retired to focus on storage hunting.
Driven by the passion for antiques, he has garnered a wide breadth of knowledge of antiques from all eras and storage auctions.
Known for his colorful personality, everything from what he wears to what he drives becomes the talk of the town.
Weiss never talking about his early life and family has triggered curiosity among fans.
Reportedly, he was married 30 years ago and is a father of two children.
As of December 2017, the collector and reality star has garnered a huge net worth of $10 million.