Jon Fortt Wiki
Jon Fortt is an American journalist who is the co-anchor of CNBC’s “Squawk Alley” (M-F, 11AM-12PM ET) broadcast live from the New York Stock Exchange.
Jon Fortt Biography
He graduated from DePauw University as a Media Fellow, with a B.A. in English.
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Jon is co-anchor of CNBC’s “Squawk Alley” (M-F, 11AM-12PM ET) broadcast live from the New York Stock Exchange.
Squawk Alley is the destination for technology news on CNBC. Airing live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, we focus on the intersection of Wall Street and Silicon Valley, interviewing prominent figures from venture capital to tech CEOs, to startups and disruptors.
He previously was an on-air editor based at CNBC’s global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J. He joined CNBC as technology correspondent in July 2010.
Jon worked from CNBC’s Silicon Valley bureau where he covered the companies, start-ups, and trends that are driving innovation in the industry.
Prior to joining CNBC, Jon was working at Fortune magazine, where as a senior writer he covered both large technology companies such as Cisco, Hewlett-Packard, and Microsoft and trends, including cloud computing and the smartphone revolution.
Before joining Fortune in 2007, Jon was a senior editor at Business 2.0magazine where he produced the “What Works” section.
From 1999 to 2006, he wrote and edited at the San Jose Mercury News, Silicon Valley’s hometown newspaper. While there he contributed to several efforts that won awards from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers.
As a personal technology writer, Jon’s coverage duties included Apple, Palm, and Adobe. He also served in roles outside the business department, covering education, editing local news and developing a technology strategy.
While working as a newspaper’s senior Web editor, he helped develop a blog and podcast network, managed the creation of multimedia projects and served on the board of the Associated Press Managing Editors.
Jon Fortt Age
Jon celebrates his birthday on December 12. He has not revealed his year of birth hence his age is unknown.
Jon Fortt Family
Jon Fortt Wife
Jon has been private about his personal life. It is however known that he is married although he has never revealed the identity of his wife.
Jon mentioned that he had been married for 9 years replying to Kayla Tauscher’s tweet on 19 October 2015.
Jon Fortt Children
Later on 17 April 2016, he posted a picture of his two sons.
Jon Fortt Height
Jon stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches.
Jon Fortt Salary
Jon’s salary at CNBC ranges between $604K – $683K annually.
Jon Fortt Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $5 million.
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