Learn More About Jessica Jung’s Boyfriend, Tyler Kwon
Do you remember the time when the news about Jessica Jung’s dating first came out? Everyone was surprised and it became a hot topic of conversation at that time. But then, do you know about Jessica Jung’s boyfriend, Tyler Kwon? If you don’t, you have nothing to worry about, because today, Channel-Korea will provide you with a rundown about Jessica Jung’s boyfriend, Tyler Kwon. So stay tuned!
Tyler Kwon’s Profile
Name: Tyler Kwon
Date of Birth: June 9th, 1980 (39 years old)
Occupation: Film and television producer, CEO of Coridel Entertainment
Tyler Kwon graduated and obtained a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business, which is included in the top 10 best business schools in America based on US News & World Report’s 2019 best college rankings.
Tyler Kwon is the one who established Coridel Entertainment, a subsidiary of the American Coridel Group as well as a global alternative asset manager in 2015. Part of Coridel’s investments are known to be in music and entertainment. Tyler Kwon is also involved in major financial investments, but there are no available details about Kwon’s wealth. However, there is speculation he may be a billionaire.
Tyler Kwon is also revealed to be one of the biggest investors in Blanc & Eclare, a fashion brand that was founded by Jessica Jung. The brand has more than 60 stores worldwide, and K-Pop idols, such as IU, Suzy, HyunA, and Red Velvet’s Irene have been seen wearing various goods from the brand.
Before he started dating Jessica Jung, he used to date Hong Kong singer-actress Gillian Chung for 10 months. The two were involved between 2012 and 2013, when Gillian Chung was staring in Ip Man: The Final Fight in which Tyler Kwon accompanied her to the movie premiere. Unfortunately, the couple had to split apart due to poor communication and different lifestyles.
Relationship with Jessica Jung
The rumors about Tyler Kwon and Jessica Jung dating first surfaced on the internet in 2014. At that time, the pair denied the claim, as Jessica’s former management, SM Entertainment stated that Tyler Kwon is just a close friend of hers. Since then, many rumors about them developed further. There was even a rumor that said the couple lived together, as well as a rumor that said Jessica is pregnant after the couple was seen going shopping together, searching baby clothes.
In 2016, Jessica Jung finally admitted that she is in a relationship with Tyler Kwon in an interview with Star News. She said that she actually had been dating Tyler Kwon for more than three years, but she couldn’t publicly reveal the relationship while she was promoting as a member of Girls’ Generation because her agency prohibited her from it.
Do you know how the couple first met each other? Just like a scene that popped out from a drama, Tyler Kwon first met Jessica Jung when the latter couldn’t pay for her shopping because her credit card had met its limit. Seeing her hardships, he generously offered to pay for her shopping. Not long after, Jessica Jung fell for the man that came to help her just like a hero.
According to an interview with Jessica Jung, she said that Tyler Kwon is the longest relationship she has ever been in. We can also detect a hint that she’s ready for marriage with him. Let’s cheer them on and wish the best for this sweet couple!
Coridel Entertainment, a Company Founded by Tyler Kwon
Coridel Entertainment was established in 2015 as a subsidiary of Coridel Group, based in New York City, United States. The company later merged with a record label called Clear Company in the same year, which managed girl group Playback and Jeff Bernat’s concerts and releases in Korea.
In February 2016, Jessica Jung signed her contract with Coridel Entertainment following her departure from Girls’ Generation in 2014 as well as her departure from SM Entertainment in 2015. Three months later, Jessica Jung released her solo album titled With Love, J in May 2016 with the lead single titled “Fly.” In December 2016, Jessica Jung released another solo album titled Wonderland, with a lead single under the same title.
The company has various Korean celebrities working under the label, such as Jessica Jung, Kevin Woo, Ma Eun-jin and a girl group called Playback. Not only singers, but the company also manages actors, such as Ryu Tae-joon, Yun Bok-in, Kim Young-pil, Lee Ha-young, and many others.
Tyler Kwon with Krystal Jung
Jessica Jung is known to have a close relationship with her sister, Krystal Jung. Due to her closeness with Krystal, there have been many occasions where she and Tyler Kwon have traveled together with Krystal. For example, in 2018, the three went together to Barcelona, Spain to have a holiday and watch a football match together. We can also see him going on a ski trip together with the sisters, obvious from his post that was uploaded in December 2018.
Not only that, but we can also see his latest post on Instagram that he’s been going on a vacation in Pebble Beach Golf Links. In the post, we can spot Krystal Jung in the photo, which showed a hint of the three’s closeness to go on a vacation together.
Even though Tyler Kwon has an Instagram account, it seems that it’s rare to see him update the public on what he’s been doing right now. The most recent post on his Instagram was uploaded in early June 2019, which was a photo that shows him posing in Pebble Beach Golf Links. In the photo, we can spot Krystal Jung who seems to be happily running around. Based on this photo, we can assume that Tyler Kwon was on a vacation together with Jessica Jung and her family. What do you think about this?
If you want to see more updates on Tyler Kwon and follow up on what he’s been doing recently, you can follow his Instagram account @tylerykwon!
So, what do you think about Tyler Kwon? Are you interested in him and his relationship with Jessica Jung? Don’t forget to kindly share your thoughts on Jessica Jung’s boyfriend, Tyler Kwon in the comment section below!