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Senior Special Correspondent

Phone: (212) ***-****  
Local Address:  New York , New York , United States

Employment History

  • Executive Vice President and Strategy
  • Host
  • Contributor
  • NBC Universal
  • Business Journalist
    Fortune magazine
  • Senior Special Correspondent
    Fortune magazine
  • Associate Editor
    Fortune magazine
  • Commentator
  • President and Chief Executive Officer
    Barbara Franklin Enterprises
  • Fed...NBR

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • Master's Degree , international affairs
    Columbia University
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Web References
Fortune Media Kit » Editorial Bios, 11 Sept 2015 [cached]
Award-winning journalist and longtime business TV anchor Susie Gharib is a Senior Special Correspondent for Fortune where she conducts a series of video interviews with some of the world's top CEOs and business leaders for covering news topics as well as leadership lessons. Gharib is also a contributor to "Nightly Business Report" on PBS-TV as well as CNBC.
Previously, Gharib spent more than 16 years as the Co-Anchor of "Nightly Business Report" (NBR), the longest-running business news public television program.
Gharib is known for her no-nonsense interview style of Corporate America's leading power brokers from Wall Street to Washington.
Gharib has also been welcomed into the White House several times to interview President Bill Clinton and President George W. Bush.
Gharib joined NBR in 1998 after a distinguished 20-year career working at some of America's most prestigious print and broadcast organizations, including CNBC, NBC, and WABC-TV/ New York. Gharib launched her career as a business journalist at Fortune magazine where she was a senior writer and associate editor. Her previous work includes reporter positions at Newsweek, Associated Press and the Cleveland Plain Dealer.
In 2013, Gharib received the prestigious Elliot V. Bell Award from the New York Financial Writers' Association for significant contribution to financial journalism. Gharib is the recipient of a 2013 Gracie Allen Award for NBR's profile of Harvard University's first female president Drew Gilpin Faust.
Gharib has also won the Fulbright Award in 2012 for furthering global business understanding, a 2001 Gracie Allen Award as the top anchorwoman of a national news program and the "Front Page Award" from the Newswoman's Club of New York in both 2007 and 2002.
A magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Case Western Reserve University, Gharib also earned her Master's Degree in international affairs at Columbia University. She is on the Board of Trustees of Case Western Reserve University, the Board of Advisors of Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs, and a member of the Economic Club of New York.
ECNY: Trustees And Officers, 17 June 2012 [cached]
SUSIE GHARIB Anchor & EVP/Strategy Nightly Business Report
In her setup to this ..., 3 Sept 2010 [cached]
In her setup to this fascinating little segment, NBR host Susie Gharib opened with the words: "Well, American companies are sitting on a pile of cash. - Where America Turns for Business News, 23 Dec 2003 [cached]
Susie - Where America Turns for Business News
Susie GharibSusie Gharib is the New York-based co-anchor of Nightly Business Report.As a respected broadcast and print financial journalist with more than twenty years experience, she has built a solid reputation for her coverage of business stories, market trends and her expert analysis of Wall Street and international markets.Winner of the coveted Gracie Allen award for Best Anchor, Gharib is known for her incisive, but personable interviews with corporate America's movers and shakers, a who's who of Wall Street and Washington, and the world's business leaders.She joined Nightly Business Report on May 1, 1998.Gharib came to NIGHTLY BUSINESS REPORT from CNBC, where she had anchored "Today's Business" since 1993, and also anchored "Market Watch."
Following her magna cum laude graduation from Case Western Reserve University, where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa, Gharib worked as a reporter for The Cleveland Plain Dealer.While doing graduate work in New York, she served as a news reporter for Newsweek and the Associated Press.After receiving her Masters of International Affairs from Columbia University in 1974, she launched her career as a business journalist at Fortune Magazine, where she was an associate editor.In 1983, Gharib entered financial broadcasting as anchor/business correspondent of ESPN's award-winning "Business Times," and also hosted the weekend program, "Management Report."She later worked as a money reporter on "Eyewitness News" at ABC's New York flagship station and as anchor of Financial News Network's popular nightly call-in show, "FNN Moneytalk."
Gharib, a native New Yorker, grew up in Cleveland.She is listed in Who's Who in America, has attained gold level status as a figure skater (see the Nov. 2003 story in Skating Magazine) and is an avid tennis player.She is married and has two children.
The National Conversation on Board Diversity | 2020 Women on Boards, 23 Dec 2014 [cached]
Moderator: Susie Gharib, Senior Special Correspondent, Fortune Magazine.
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