David Brancaccio Biography, Age, Education, career, Twitter

David Brancaccio is an American radio and television journalist he was the host of the public radio business program Marketplace and the PBS newsmagazine

David Brancaccio  Biography

David Brancaccio is an American radio and television journalist he was the host of the public radio business program Marketplace and the PBS newsmagazine Now. He is also an editor and writer, known for Now (2002), Broadcast Blues (2009) and Fixing the Future (2010). He was born in Waterville, Maine, United States as David A. Brancaccio.

David Brancaccio  Age

The American radio and television journalist was born on May 17, 1960, in Waterville, Maine, United States. He is age 59 years old as of 2019.

David Brancaccio  Education

e received a Bachelor of Arts in African Studies and History from Wesleyan University in 1982 and a master’s in journalism from Stanford University in 1988.

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David Brancaccio Career

David A. Brancaccio is an American radio and television journalist. He was the host of the public radio business program Marketplace and the PBS newsmagazine Now. He began his career in broadcasting on WTVL radio in 1976 at the age of fifteen.
In 1989, Brancaccio began contributing to the public radio program Marketplace. He was first named as the program’s European editor based in London. Brancaccio became senior editor and host of Marketplace in 1993. From London, Brancaccio also contributed diplomatically and feature coverage for the radio service of the Christian Science Monitor. During Brancaccio’s tenure as host, Marketplace received the DuPont-Columbia Award (1998) and the George Foster Peabody Award (2001). He anchored the television newsmagazine, California Connected, that aired on many Californian PBS stations, from 2002 to 2003.

In 2003, Brancaccio left Marketplace to join Bill Moyers on Now. Brancaccio was a co-host for over a year prior to Moyers’ retirement at the end of 2004. On his last Now broadcast, Moyers had this to say about Brancaccio.
In 2007, Brancaccio won a national Emmy for coverage of a public health story in Kenya. In 2009, he won a Walter Cronkite Award for excellence in television political coverage.[2] He also holds the David Brower Award for Environmental Coverage from the Sierra Club. In 2005, Brancaccio conducted the last, long-form television interview with the legendary author Kurt Vonnegut. The last episode of Now was broadcast April 30, 2010.

Brancaccio is a contributor to several broadcasts, electronic, and print media, including CNN, CNBC, MSNBC, The Wall Street Journal, The Nightly Business Report, Wall Street Week with Fortune, The Baltimore Sun and Psychology Today. In 2000, his book, Squandering Aimlessly, was published, his account of a pilgrimage across America to learn how Americans apply their personal values to their money. He also lectures widely about the future of the economy and the role of journalism in a democracy.

Brancaccio’s documentary film Fixing the Future, directed by Emmy winning filmmaker Ellen Spiro, exploring more sustainable options for the economy, was released in theaters in 2012.

In 2011, Brancaccio returned to American Public Media’s Marketplace as a correspondent covering new economy issues and tech/innovation. He is now host and senior editor of the popular business program The Marketplace Morning Report[4] from 6:51 am Eastern to 7:51 am Pacific on public radio stations nationwide.

David Brancaccio Net Worth | David Brancaccio Salary

David Brancaccio has an estimated net worth of $1.7 Million.

David Brancaccio Awards

2018 Gerald Loeb Award for Audio for “Robot-Proof Jobs” produced for MarketPlace.

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