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- Lee Hohbein is a British TV personality and entrepreneur.
- He is also a successful businessman, technology expert and consultant.
Personal Life & Family Background :
- Lee Hohbein was born on November 19th, 1971, in England.
- Lee is gay and is in a long-term relationship with his partner.
- He lives in Wapping, in East London. As a child, he used to dream of living in London, as well as getting to travel the world. He has since made both these dreams real and frequently travels for work.
- Lee tends to not take direct flights to his destinations. He claims that he does this to get more air miles added up.
- He enjoys listening to podcasts and talk radio stations when he’s on a run or at the gym, and also when he’s travelling.
- Lee got his first computer at the age of fourteen years old, in 1985. This instilled in him an ongoing love for technology.
- He left school at sixteen years old and received a job offer before he sat his GCSE tests.
Career, Job, Salary & Net worth :
- After leaving school at sixteen, Hohbein worked for a bank for a year and a half. He then joined the tech sector at a computer company.
- Following that, Lee worked for the printer company Epson from 1992 to 1996, where he was responsible for their supplies division. During his role at Epson, Hohbein got to participate in counterfeit raids of printer supplies in the Middle East, which widened his horizon considerably while granting him precious experience. He also got to negotiate trading routes with the Middle East.
- From 1996 to 2000, Lee worked as a sales and marketing director for Corel International.
- From 2000 to 2002, he had his own dot com company.
- Lee was the director of Channel Advantage Ltd from 2003 to 2007.
- Since 2001, Lee has been an independent business investor and consultant for his own company.
- Since 2005, he has also been a guest presenter on QVC, where he offers insights into the latest technology trends. He often refers to fellow presenter Debbie Flint as his work/telly wife.
Interesting Facts, Height & Trivia :
- Lee has stated that the one item he could not live without is his smartphone.
- Lee also loves food and discovering new places to explore culinary delights. His favourite cocktail is the Salted Caramel Martini.
- He enjoys spending time in Los Angeles and is also very fond of the Caribbean, particularly St Lucia.
- Lee continues to be passionate about technology and discovering new gadgets. He loves Apple products. He is also a big fan of the Amazon Alexa and the Amazon Echo.
- He bought his mum her first Amazon Echo despite her wariness. She now owns four of them. Lee’s mum is also a fan of the K-pop band BTS, despite being in her seventies.