Who is Tom Vitale? Why Did Valerie Bertinelli and Tom Vitale Divorce?
Two-time Emmy Award winner Valerie Bertinelli is officially single once again. The popular presenter and actress Bertinelli finalized her divorce with her second husband, Tom Vitale in May 2022 ending their 10-years of marriage. They were together since 2004, got engaged in 2010, and married in January 2011.
Bertinelli was previously married to rock legend Eddie Van Halen. They got married in 1981 and share a son, Wolfgang. They separated in 2001 and their divorce was finalized in 2007. Van Halen died battling throat cancer in 2020.
Everything To Know About Valerie Bertinelli
Everything To Know About Tom Vitale
Who is Tom Vitale?
Valerie Bertinelli's soon-to-be ex-husband, Tom Vitale is a financial planner, entrepreneur, and television executive by profession. He is the CEO of the now-defunct e-commerce company Veebow.
Vitale was born on 15 August 1963. Born in California in the United States, he graduated from Williams College. He worked at a media company, Viacom as a marketing strategist and research analyst. He then worked at NBC in different positions and has several television credits. He also served as the President and Vice President of Fieri Manhattan respectively. He founded an e-commerce company, Veebow in 2011 which operated for around seven years.
How did Valerie and Tom meet?
Valerie Bertinelli met financial planner Tom Vitale after her separation from her then-husband, Eddie Van Halen in 2001. They started a romantic relationship in 2004. Though separated from Van Halen in 2001, their divorce was finalized only in 2007. After dating Vitale for six years, Bertinelli announced that she got engaged to him in May 2010.
Why Did Valerie Bertinelli and Tom Vitale Divorce?
Bertinelli married Vitale after 7 years of long relationship on 1 January 2011 in Malibu, California. She wore a custom-made dress by designer David Meister at her wedding. They separated in December 2019 and filed for divorce in November 2021. Her divorce from her second husband, Vitale was finalized in May 2022. They cited "irreconcilable differences" as the reason for the divorce.
Vitale does not have any children together with Bertinelli but has four children from his previous marriage with Sharon.