Dave Hollis well-known among the public as the celebrity husband of Rachel Hollis. Also, he was the CEO of the Hollis Company.

Picture of Author, Dave Hollis
Caption: Picture of Author, Dave Hollis (Photo: jubileecast)

About Dave Hollis Early Life

On February 14, 1975, he was born in Fresno, California. He had a siblings sister Heather, who is a teacher. Having American nationality, Hollis belonged to the Caucasian ethnicity.

After completing high school, he joined Pepperdine University in California as his alma mater from 1993 to 1997. Finally, he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in organizational communication.


His professional career started when he worked with Bragman Nyman Cafarelli. Hollis went on to work for a number of well-known organizations throughout his career, including Fox Broadcasting Company and Twentieth Century Fox. Eventually, Dave joined Disney and made significant contributions to the company’s film division. He contributed to a number of hit movies when he worked at Disney, including "Black Panther," "Beauty and the Beast," "Avengers," and "Star Wars." As the chairman of Disney's distribution operations, Hollis had a key role in the commercial success of several of the studio's biggest box office hits, including "The Avengers" from Marvel Studios, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" from Lucasfilm, and "Frozen" from Pixar.

Picture of Dave Hollis on the stage
Caption: Picture of Dave Hollis on the stage (Photo: nbcnews)

Disney topped the domestic market with a 22% share of ticket sales, making it the top studio in the year before Hollis departed the organization despite having produced fewer films than its competitors. Hollis started The Hollis Company after leaving Disney, where he worked as CEO. The company's main mission is to assist people and organizations in realizing their full potential and achieving their objectives. In addition to his business endeavors, Hollis was a well-known author and speaker. His experiences and perceptions in the entertainment world have been the subject of several books and articles. 

Dave Hollis clicking as a selfie
Caption: Dave Hollis clicking as a selfie (Photo: eonline)

Dave had a prestigious and fruitful career in the entertainment business. He held top leadership roles at numerous illustrious businesses and played a crucial role in the commercial success of some of the largest films to hit theaters in recent memory. Generally, he regarded as a thought leader in the entertainment sector, and his business, The Hollis Company, continues to make important contributions to the sector.

Dave Hollis Net Worth

At the time of death, Dave Hollis had an estimated net worth of $5 Million. He earned a handsome sum of money out of his working career. Also, he lived a lavish life when he was alive. He along with his wife Rachel own a beautiful home in Austin, Texas. 

Dave Hollis coming out of the car
Caption: Dave Hollis coming out of the car (Photo: facebook)

The 8,700 square-foot house has six bedrooms, six bathrooms, and a large outside living space with a pool, spa, and outdoor kitchen, as well as six bathrooms. Over the years, the pair has made several investments in stocks, rental houses, and other assets. They have a reputation for smart money management and a dedication to living debt-free.

Dave Hollis Wife

Dave Hollis was married and doesn't have a wife at the time of his death. Previously, he was married to Rachel Hollis. His ex-wife Rachel is an American author, motivational speaker, and blogger. In the year 2004, they tied the wedding knot at a private ceremony. The duo surely dated for a certain period of time before their marriage.  They began their joint podcast, "Rise Together," in 2018 and opened up about their relationship & revealed intimate details about their marriage.

Dave Hollis with his ex-wife Rachel Hollis
Caption: Dave Hollis with his ex-wife Rachel Hollis (Photo: People)

Out of their married life, they became parents of three children (two sons & a daughter). The couple kids' names are Noah Hollis (daughter) & two sons Jackson HollisFord Hollis. The pair constantly updated their fan base with glossy photographs, maintaining a picture-perfect online presence. Suddenly, the couple made an announcement about their divorce in June of 2020 a shock for their fans & followers. 

Dave Hollis Death

At the age of 47, Hollis passed away. On February 11, 2023, he died at his home in Austin, Texas. As per reports, his cause of death claimed to be heart-related issues. Before his death, he was hospitalized for "heart issues".

Dave Hollis posing for the picture
caption: Dave Hollis posing for the picture (Photo: Shopify)

According to an autopsy from the Travis County Medical Examiner's Office, he died due to lethal amounts of cocaine, fentanyl, and alcohol in his system. 

Height of Dave Hollis

Dave Hollis had a height of feet 2 inches or 1.88m tall.