How much is the net worth of American retired wrestler Ryan Katz (GQ Money)? He has an estimated net worth of US$800,000. As of now, his main source of earning is his work with WWE as an Associate producer and Promo trainer. Better known for his promotion and manager role. he is widely recognized for his wrestling time with Xtreme Pro Wrestling where he used to appear with the ring name GQ Money with his role as the manager of Kaos of The Enterprise.
Ryan Katz is also credited for his contribution as the co-founder of the Central Wrestling Organization in addition to having experience working as the co-founder of Slam City Pro Wrestling School. He joined WWE in May 2015 where he started serving as a Creative Producer at the Performance Center at WWE’s developmental territory (NXT).
His birth name is Ryan Smiley Katz.
Date of Birth
August 31, 1976
How old is Ryan Katz?
Considering his date of birth, Ryan Katz is 45 years old as of 2021.
Place of Birth
Buffalo Grove, Illinois, the United States
Who are his trainers?
He has earned his training from Dan Magnus and Bobby Black.
How tall is Ryan Katz?
The professional wrestler from Illinois stands at an average height of 5 feet and 5 inches or 165 cm.
His billed weight is recorded at 67 kilograms or 147 pounds.
Ring names/ Nicknames
During his professional wrestling career, he has appeared in several ring names including Devilish Lee Handsome, The Lemon, GQ Money, Fabian Kaelin, Rak Rixelplix, Stylez Monroe and Minion. Further, he has also used his real name as his ring name too.
During Wrestling Society X, Katz announced and hosted matches under the name Fabian Kaelin, referencing the idea of kayfabe. Kazz acted as Rey Mysterio and Theodore Long in WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2011 in a motion-capture suit. Previously, he also worked with WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2007 on motion capture and voice work for WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2006.
In 2008, Katz briefly worked in Total Nonstop Action Wrestling with Christopher Daniels as one of his followers named Minion.
During the “anger management class” segment featuring Kane and Daniel Bryan, Katz appeared on WWE Raw as Stylez Monroe. He rose into the limelight after the news was confirmed him being signed with WWE to fulfill the role of a Creative Producer at the WWE Performance Center for the NXT brand in MAy 2015. His ring name was The Lemon, a character appearing as one of the members of Adam Rose’s Exotic Express. He also made his appearance on The Vaudevillains’ TitanTron as a presenter.
One can find Ryan Smiley Katz’s Twitter handle @iamsmiley where he has amassed more than 6k followers.