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Scott Wapner Biography
Scott Wapner is an accomplished American journalist who is currently the Host of CNBC’s “Fast Money Halftime Report.” The program airs on weekdays from 12 PM to 1 PM Eastern Time (ET).
Scott Wapner Age
Wapner was born on February 13, 1969, in Laurel, Maryland, United States. He is 54 years old.
Scott Wapner Height
He stands at a height of 6 feet 2 inches.
Scott Wapner Education
Wapner attended the University of South Florida, in Tampa, Florida, United States, where he attained a Bachelor’s degree in History.
Scott Wapner Family | Parents | Siblings
He was born in the United States, however, he has yet to reveal information regarding his family members.
Scott Wapner Married | Wife | Kids
Wapner is happily married, however, he hasn’t disclosed information regarding his wife.
Scott Wapner Career
Not only is Wapner a seasoned journalist but also an accomplished author. He penned the book “When the Wolves Bite,” which delves into the fierce battle between billionaire investors Bill Ackman and Carl Icahn concerning Herbalife. Throughout his career, Wapner has reported live from the bustling floors of the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq MarketSite, providing real-time coverage of global financial markets. Notably, he was on-site at the New York Stock Exchange during the May 2010 “flash crash.”
In addition to his live reporting, Wapner has contributed to various documentaries for CNBC. Notable documentaries include “Hotel: Behind Closed Doors at Marriott,” “Ultimate Fighting: From Blood Sport to Big Time” (which earned him an Emmy nomination), and “One Nation, Overweight,” which explores the impact of the obesity epidemic in the United States. For his work on “One Nation, Overweight,” Wapner received recognition from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers, as well as a Sigma Delta Chi Award from the Society of Professional Journalists in 2011.
Before joining CNBC, Wapner served as the franchise Business Reporter for KDFW-TV in Dallas and worked as a reporter for Associated Press Television News, based in New York City. He holds a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of South Florida
Scott Wapner Networth
Scott Wapner’s estimated salary falls within the range of $70,000 to $125,000. His estimated net worth is reported to be in the range of $1 million to $5 million