Mike Greenberg is an American multi-talented personality who is involved in many professions. He is a television anchor, TV host, former radio host, and a successful novelist. As a radio host, he is famous for being a host for ESPN and ABC. Some of the favorite shows that he hosted are Sportscenter, Duel, and Mike & Mike. Here is the complete summary of the career, biography, and net worth of Mike Greenberg in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Mike Greenberg was born as Michael Darrow Greenberg on August 6, 1967, in New York. There is not much information about his family background. However, he is said to have born in a Jewish family. He completed his early education in New York from Stuyvesant High School. Following that, he attended Northwestern University and graduated from here with a degree in journalism in 1989. From there itself, he joined Theta Chi Fraternity and started his professional career.
Mike Greenberg is one of those men who put their family first and foremost. Even after having a busy schedule, Mike always takes out time for his family. Presently, he is a married man. His wife’s name is Stacy. The couple has one daughter, Nicole, and one son, Stephen. They were born in 2000 and 2002 respectively.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
Mike wanted to become an anchor and journalist since his childhood, so he majored in journalism during his graduation. Just after his graduation, he started working as sports anchor and reporter for the radio station WMAQ-AM. Within 1-2 year, he left it and joined WSCR radio station as a reporter and a talk show host. Here, he worked for some time before moving to SportsChannel in 1994. In 1995, he quit it and joined CLTV. He worked for CLTV for next one year as an anchor, reporter, and a host of a live show.
Even after being in the media industry for almost one decade, he was yet to taste the success. Finally, in 1996, he came together with ESPN which turned out to be the turning point of his career. Since 1996, he has been working for ESPN even today. At present, he is one of the first hosts of this radio network. Other than ESPN, Mike has also hosted some other shows for some other TV networks. He was the host of ABC game show ‘Duel’.
Aside from his career as a host, Mike has also penned down a couple of novels. Talking about the awards, Mike could never win any major award. However, he was inducted into Northwestern University’s Medill Hall of Achievement.
Net Worth & Earnings
Mike Greenberg is actively involved in 2-3 professions. He is an extremely successful TV host and anchor. He also achieved a fair success as a novelist. His book ‘Why My Wife Thinks I’m an Idiot: The Life and Times of a Sportscaster Dad’ were ranked the 14th bestselling book on the list of Times. He has also acted in a few movies but couldn’t gain much success as an actor. So, after accumulating his net worth from all the sources, he is estimated to have a remarkable net worth of $20 million.
I wonder how Mike Greenberg manages everything so perfectly. I mean, he works in completely different spheres still he is successful in his every profession. So far, he has released 4-5 books, and they all were loved by the readers incredibly.