Jon Fortt Biography and Wiki
Jon Fortt is an American broadcast journalist and news personality currently serving as the co-anchor of CNBC’sTechCheck broadcast which was formerly Squawk Alley. He is also the inventor and host of Fortt Knox, a technology, leadership, and innovative brand that has existed as a podcast and streaming program.
Jon Fortt Age and Birthday
Jon was born on December 12, 1976, in Long Island, New York, United States. He is 45 years old as of 2022. His birth sign is Capricorn. He turns 46 years old on December 12, 2022.
Jon Fortt Height
He stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (Approx.1.7 meters)tall.
Jon Fortt Education
The reporter attended and graduated from Montgomery Blair High School, where as president of the Student Government Association in the 1993-94 school year. He, later on, won the Knight-Ridder Minority Journalism Scholarship in his senior year.
From there, he joined DePauw University, a private liberal arts university in Greencastle, Indiana. He graduated from the institution with a Bachelor of Arts in English Writing. While there, the reporter was part of the Media Fellows honors program.
Jon Fortt Family, Parents, Siblings
Attempts to establish his parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear whether he has any siblings. Further details regarding his family background will be updated soon when revealed.
Jon Fortt Wife, Is He Married?
In regards to his marital entanglements, the news personality is happily married to his beautiful wife, Gina Fortt. His wife is a reading specialist who worked for Palo Alto Unified School district.
The romantic duo became espoused in a lovely wedding ceremony attended by family members and close friends. We are keeping tabs and we will update his partner’s details soon.
Jon Fortt Kids
The couple is happily blessed with two children named Nathan and Benjamin.
Jon Fortt Salary
According to CNBC estimates, he receives an average annual salary ranging from $31,300 to $92,500. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Jon Fortt Net Worth
The CNBC co-anchor has an estimated net worth ranging from $500,000 to $1 million as of 2022. This amount is from his extensive career as a journalist among other investments.
Jon Fortt CNBC News
CNBC is an American pay television business news channel owned by NBCUniversal News Group, a division of NBCUniversal, with both indirectly owned by Comcast.
He joined CNBC in July 2010 as a Silicon Valley-based technology correspondent. Fortt is the co-anchor of CNBC’s bi-coastal tech-focused program “TechCheck” and creator of the weekly segments, “On the Other Hand” on “Squawk Box” and “Working Lunch” on “Power Lunch.
Prior to that, he previously worked at Fortune magazine, as a senior writer he covered both large technology companies such as Cisco, Hewlett-Packard, and Microsoft.
In Addition, he is the inventor and host of Fortt Knox, a digital show he launched in 2016 that features in-depth 1:1 interviews with founders, CEOs, and innovators.