Marty Lagina is an American reality television personality and engineer best known for his work in the History TV series, Curse of the Oak Island.
Marty was born in Kingsford on Michigan’s upper peninsula and obtained a bachelor’s degree in science and mechanical engineering.
He and his brother Rick were in a library when they read an article about Oak Island and its treasure in the January 1965 issue of Reader’s Digest.
The brothers have been using modern technology and independent researchers to obtain the historical artifacts that are buried in the island.
The show is currently airing its fifth season, which is set to end on March 6, 2018.
He owns Heritage Sustainable, a wind turbine company.
He previously owned Terra Energy, a natural gas extraction company, which he reportedly sold to CMS energy for the price of $58 million.
Marty comes from a long line of winemakers and owns Mari Vineyards which he established in June 2016.
Through his various endeavors, Marty Lagina has amassed an astounding net worth of approximately $100 million.
Marty is married to Olivia Lagina, and together they share a son, Alex Lagina, and daughter, Maddie Lagina.
Alex and Maddie both help their father run his business while he is away hunting treasures in Oak Island.