CNBC anchor Maria Bartiromo has neen named to the Cable Hall of Fame by the Cable Center.
She is the only business journalist to have received the honor in its 13 years of inductions.
The Denver-based Cable Center states, “Bartiromo joined CNBC in 1993 after five years as a producer and assignment editor with CNN Business News. In 1995, Bartiromo became the first journalist to report live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on a daily basis.
“In May 2008, Bartiromo received a Gracie Award in the category of Outstanding Documentary for her documentary ‘Greenspan: Power, Money & the American Dream.’ She was also awarded a 2008 News and Documentary Emmy for her ‘Bailout Talks Collapse’ coverage. In December 2009, Bartiromo was featured in the Financial Times as one of the ’50 Faces that Shaped the Decade.’
“Bartiromo’s book, ‘The 10 Laws of Enduring Success,’ was released by Crown Business, a division of Random House, Inc., in late March 2010. Her latest book, ‘The Weekend that Changed Wall Street,’ will be released by Portfolio/Penguin in early September 2010.”
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