By the end of 2017, Bergmann says he’ll have a share in more than 200 companies. Reality TV stars aren’t supposed to have fulfilling lives outside the microcosm of our screens — and they’re certainly not supposed to have lucrative careers.
But for Bergmann and a handful of other-ers, reality tv stardom was a springboard to something more meaningful.
They were having a blast, she recalls, and unlike the people they were filming, didn’t face any of the pressure to perform, act, or dress for a national audience.
In 2014, Alcaide launched a production career of her own.
For 24 episodes, Bergmann and his six roommates–Danny, Johanna, Lacey, Melinda, Nehemiah, and Rachel–slammed tequila shots, started bar fights, and succumbed to the hot tub siren song familiar to any casual fan of the network’s longest-running program.
Bergmann, just 19 at the time, did all three in spades. Between a string of expletives, Bergmann unleashes a doozy of a brag.
) community and as long as we're too busy fighting over kicking people out of the little boat we're all in, we're gonna miss an opportunity to gain a better standard of living as a whole. I haven't formally trained in any martial art since 2008.
However, in this day and age you'd be a complete fool not to at least do a cursory Google search of someone you're dating, and thus my dates tend to trudge up very intimate and personal details about me with no context or frame of reference.
Now 40 (and sober), Alcaide has chopped off the long, black hair she donned on the show, and avoids talking about it when she doesn’t have to. S., didn’t know she was dating a reality star until the two had been together for nearly a year.
When she first joined the (she did four of them), Alcaide struck up a conversation with some of the camera crew.
She won that challenge, and left the series with a new outlook on life.
Today, Schromm is a Denver, Colo.-based health and wellness coach, founder of a series of online 21 day fitness programs, and CEO of Evolved Motion, which makes a patented backpack that turns into a weight training device.