Jon Fortt CNBC, Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, Podcast, Salary, and Net Worth

Jon Fortt Bio, Wiki

Jon Fortt is an American journalist and the anchor. Currently, he serves as co-anchor of CNBC’s Squawk Alley broadcast which airs from the New York Stock Exchange. Furthermore, Fortt is the creator and host of Fortt Knox, a technology, leadership, and innovative brand that has existed as a podcast and streaming program since 2016. On the program, he has interviewed entrepreneurs, CEOs, and celebrities including Michael Dell and Adena Friedman among others.

Previously, Fortt was an on-air editor based at CNBC’s global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J.  Moreover, he joined CNBC in July 2010 as a technology correspondent working from CNBC’s Silicon Valley bureau. While there, Fortt reported the companies, start-ups, and trends that are driving innovation in the industry. Fortt also contributes to CNBC.com. Moreover, before CNBC he worked for Fortune magazine as a senior. At Fortune magazine, Fortt covered both large technology companies, such as Cisco, Hewlett-Packard, and Microsoft.

Jon Fortt Age

He was born on December 12, 1976, in Long Island, NY, United States. Fortt is 44 years old.

Jon Fortt Height

He is a man of average stature. Fortt stands at a height of 5 ft 7 in (Approx. 1.7 m).

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Fortt’s photo

Jon Fortt Family

He was born on Long Island, New York to his mother Annette Fortt, and father. In addition, Fortt’s family later moved to Washington, D.C. Additionally, he has created a website called AnnetteFortt.com dedicated to his reputed artist mother.

Jon Fortt Wife | Married

Back in 2015, on his Twitter, Fortt disclosed that he had been married for 9 years. Thus, as of 2020, he has spent 14 years with his unknown wife. Furthermore, on 17 April 2016, Fortt posted a picture with his 5-year-old and 7-year-old sons on Instagram as he was enjoying the outing with them from Newark to Puerto Vallarta.

Jon Fortt Education

Fortt graduated from Montgomery Blair High School, where he was president of the Student Government Association in the 1993-94 school year. Furthermore, he was among the students who organized protests for a new school in its current location, then known as the Kay tract. Fortt won the Knight-Ridder Minority Journalism Scholarship in his senior year. Subsequently, he attended DePauw University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English Writing.

Jon Fortt CNBC

Fortt currently is a co-anchor of CNBC’s Squawk Alley broadcast which airs from the New York Stock Exchange. Furthermore, Fortt is the creator and host of Fortt Knox, a technology, leadership, and innovative brand that has existed as a podcast and streaming program since 2016. On the program, he has interviewed entrepreneurs, CEOs, and celebrities including Michael Dell and Adena Friedman among others.

Previously, Fortt was an on-air editor based at CNBC’s global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey. Moreover, he joined CNBC as a technology correspondent in July 2010, working from CNBC’s Silicon Valley bureau. While there, Fortt covered the companies, start-ups, and trends that are driving innovation in the industry. Fortt also contributes to CNBC.com. Moreover, before CNBC he worked for Fortune magazine as a senior. At Fortune magazine, Fortt covered both large technology companies, such as Cisco, Hewlett-Packard, and Microsoft.

Fortt’s colleagues at CNBC include:

Morgan Brennan– general assignment reporter

David Faber– host

Julia Boorstin– senior media and entertainment correspondent

Contessa Brewercorrespondent and fill-in anchor

Kayla Tausche – on-air correspondent

Jon Fortt Podcast

Fortt also timely uploads his podcast related to his show. His latest podcast “Apple Podcast” was released on 8 September 2018 which is viewed on iTunes. Fortt’s other podcasts include an interview with Dinesh Paliwal, who is the CEO of Harman, Nike’s Gamble.

Jon Fortt Salary

He is a CNBC’s correspondent, there is no doubt, therefore, he earns a decent salary. Fortt’s average salary is $650, 000 per year.

Jon Fortt Net Worth

He earns his income through his career as a CNBC reporter. There is no doubt therefore, he has accumulated a decent fortune over the years. Fortt’s estimated net worth is $5 million.