Jon Fort

Jon Fortt (CNBC) Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, Married, Family, Height

Jon Fortt Biography

Jon Fortt is a well-known American journalist working as the co-anchor of CNBC’s “Squawk Alley” broadcast live from the New York Stock Exchange. He graduated from DePauw University as a Media Fellow, with a B.A. in English.

Jon is a co-anchor on CNBC’s “Squawk Alley,” which airs live from the New York Stock Exchange (M-F, 11 AM-12 PM ET).

On CNBC, Squawk Alley is the place to go for technology news. We focus on the intersection of Wall Street and Silicon Valley, airing live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, and interviewing prominent figures ranging from venture capital to tech CEOs, startups, and disruptors.

He was previously an on-air editor at CNBC’s global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey. In July 2010, he joined CNBC as a technology correspondent. Jon reported from CNBC’s Silicon Valley bureau, where he covered the companies, start-ups, and trends driving industry innovation.

Prior to joining CNBC, Jon was a senior writer at Fortune magazine, where he covered both large technology companies like Cisco, Hewlett-Packard, and Microsoft, as well as trends like cloud computing and the smartphone revolution. He worked as a senior editor at Business 2.0 magazine, where he produced the “What Works” section, before joining Fortune in 2007.

He worked as a writer and editor at the San Jose Mercury News, Silicon Valley’s hometown newspaper, from 1999 to 2006. During his time there, he was involved in several projects that were recognized by the Society of American Business Editors and Writers.

Jon’s coverage responsibilities as a personal technology writer included Apple, Palm, and Adobe. He also covered education, edited local news, and developed a technology strategy outside of the business department.

He served on the board of the Associated Press Managing Editors while working as a senior Web editor for a newspaper. 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.

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Jon Fortt Age

Jon has not disclosed his exact age to the public. He was born in the USA.

Jon Fortt Height

Jon stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.72m) with a weight of  70kg (155 lbs).

Jon Fortt Parents

Jon was born and brought up in the USA by his loving parents. However, he has not disclosed any further information on his family or his siblings.

Jon Fortt CNBC Wife

Jon is quite secretive about his personal life however, it is believed that he was married. Jon mentioned that he had been married for 9 years replying to Kayla Tauscher’s tweet on 19 October 2015. Later on 17 April 2016, he posted a picture of his two sons.

Jon Fort Salay

Jon receives an annual salary of $85,000-$95,000 from his career as a news journalist. The normal pay of a news journalist ranges from between $ 24,292 and $ 72,507 which translates to an hourly average wage of between $ 10.15 and $ 31.32.

Jon Fortt Net Worth

Mr. Fortt has an estimated net worth of $200,000-$500,000 as of 2022, from her successful career. Jon’s primary source of income is his career as a Journalist. Through his various sources of income, He has been able to accumulate good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.


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