Maria Bartiromo is a two-times Emmy winning American TV journalist. The multitalented lady is also an actress and author. At this instant, she is working at Fox Business Network.
Full Name: Maria Sara Bartiromo
Nicknames: Money Honey, Econo Babe
Birthday: September 11, 1967
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.
Home Town: Bay Ridge, Brooklyn
Residency: Westhampton, New York
Profession: Television Personality, News anchor, Actress, Author
Education: New York University (BA)
Marital Status: Married
Husband: Jonathan Steinberg
Father: Vincent Bartiromo
Mother: Josephine Bartiromo
Height: 5 feet 5 inches (165 cm)
Body Measurements: N/A
Hair Color: Blond
Eye Color: Green
Net worth: Over 20 Million USD
Maria Bartiromo was conceived on September 11, 1967, in Brooklyn, NY. Her parents are Vincent Bartiromo and Josephine Bartiromo. Maria is of mixed descent,i.e. Italian-American. Besides, she has a sister Theresa, who married John Santoro.
The media person went to the private school Fontbonne Hall Academy. Afterward, she graduated from New York University. She majored in BA in Journalism and Economics.
As an amateur, she interned on CNN Business for five years. Specifically, she worked as an executive producer and editor on CNN since 1988. Interestingly, she is the first live reporting journalist delivering live from the New York Stock Exchange floor.The media person joined CNBC in January 1993. Specifically, she has worked as a TV personality in CNBC for almost twenty-one years.
Subsequently, Maria worked in Fox News for a year. It was reported in 2014 that she joined Fox Business Network. Needless to say, she is the anchor of Mornings with Maria and Maria Bartiromo’s Wall Street on FBN. Later, Bartiromo signed a multi-year deal with FBN in September 2019.
The media personality has won two Emmy Awards for her devotion in journalism field.
Besides, she is an actress and author. Her film credits includes Risk/Reward,The Taking of Pelham 123, Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, and Inside Job Arbitrage. On the other hand, she is the author of three books. The first one Use the News: How to Separate the Noise from the Investment Nuggets and Make Money in Any Economy gained popularity. In fact, it was the top bestsellers of The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and USA Today.
Scandals and Controversies:
Besides, she came to the highlight from FBN during Trump’s administration. She took an interview with former president Trump where she appeared to be ‘yes-man’. In fact, people considered Maria to be propaganda and unsubstantiated in the interview.
Maria said that in an attempt to “take down Trump,” Barack Obama “politicized all of his agencies” in May 2018. In May 2020, the journalist said that Obama administration officials demanded to unmask the identity of a citizen who was the target of a counterintelligence operation in 2016. Surprisingly, it turned out to be Trump associate Michael Flynn, who later was found guilty. The conspiracy, allegations of Obama spying on Donald Trump is known as the biggest political scandals we’ve ever seen.
Married Life, Husband, Relationship of Maria:
Maria is hitched to Jonathan Steinberg since 1999. The husband Steinberg is the chief executive of Wisdom Tree Investments. However, there is no news if the duo has raised any kids. Until now, the couple is doing just fine in their marriage. Besides, there are no gossips of their separation or affairs.
Net Worth and Salary:
The journalist is one of the highest-paid journalists. Not only this, but she is also a columnist and actress. Hence, her net worth falls over $20 million. Undoubtedly, Maria lives a classy lifestyle with her family.
The Journalist on Social Media:
Eco Babe is available on social media. She has 873.6K followers on her official Twitter page. Similarly, Maria is on Instagram as well. Her self-titled account has accrued 171K followers to date. In the same fashion, her official Facebook page has over 168K followers. The media person has a Linked In profile with 379K followers. What’s more, the multitalented one owns a Youtube channel too. Lastly, she has an official website.