Jon Shainman Biography
Jon Shainman is an American journalist who serves WPTV as an anchor, reporter, and multimedia journalist. He joined the station in August 2009 and has served the station for more than 1 and a half decades. Previously, he served WPBF in Palm Beach Gardens as an anchor for more than a decade.
Jon Shainman Age
Shainman was born in New York. However, he has not revealed the date, month, or the year he was born as he likes to keep his personal life private. However, he might be in his 50’s.
Jon Shainman Height
Shainman stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Jon Shainman Family
Shainman has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Shainman has any siblings.
Jon Shainman Wife
Shainman is married to Amy Byer Shainman. They tied the knot on July 2, 2000. Together the couple has been blessed with two children; a son and a daughter. However, he has not mentioned the names of his children as he likes to keep his personal life private.
Jon Shainman Net Worth
Shainman has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as an anchor and reporter.
Jon Shainman Salary
Shainman earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Jon Shainman Education
After completing his high school education, Shainman attended Northwestern University where he graduated with a degree in Radio-Tv Film.
Jon Shainman Career
Shainman serves WPTV as an anchor, reporter, and multimedia journalist. He joined the station in August 2009 and has served the station for more than 1 and a half decades. Previously, he served WPBF in Palm Beach Gardens as an anchor for more than a decade.
He was born in New York and later on he was raised in Ossining, New York. His career in journalism began in 1989 when he worked at WGMD-FM in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware where he worked till 1993. Later on, he joined WPBF-TV in Palm Beach Gardens in 2009. Since the age of nine years, he has been very much interested in journalism.
Additionally, while he was in high school, he hosted his own music show on the campus radio station and was the play-by-play voice for the school’s football games. when he was in college, he was involved in broadcasting numerous athletic events from football to baseball.
He has covered many huge stories in the South Florida field area, and on the anchor desk including; the hurricanes that roared ashore in 2004 and 2005, the aftermath of the anthrax attacks, and the Presidential election of 2000. For his work as a journalist, he has won several awards.
Furthermore, he has also been involved in community activities, Hearts and Hope, Children’s Place at HomeSafe, and hosting a number of charity events for groups as diverse as the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. He serves as a resident of Palm Beach County together with his family. During his leisure time, you can catch him at the gym (working off the previous night’s meal), on the golf course (hopefully out of range of his inaccurate driver! or out at one of the area’s great restaurants.
Jon Shainman WPTV
Shainman is working at WPTV where he works alongside other famous WPTV anchors and reporters including;
- Keli Ferguson
- James Wieland
- Kate Wentzel
- Steve Villanueva
- Kahtia Hall
- Steve Weagle
- Tania Rogers
- Tory Dunnan
- Erica Rakow
- Jay Cashmere
- Shannon Cake
- Hollani Davis
- Chris Gilmore
- Mike Trim
- Ashleigh Walters
- Michael Williams
- Kelly Dunn
Jon Shainman Social Media Platforms
Shainman is active on his social media account and is often seen posting on his Twitter. He has over 2k followers on Twitter