Bill Carroll is a Canadian radio personality widely-renowned as the talk show host in both Canada and United States. Carroll is the proactive and entertaining host of CFRA’s The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll.
Previously ranked in 5th position on Newsmax’s 50 most influential radio talks hosts, Bill Carroll began his media career immediately after completing his high school in 1980. Besides his professional career, Bill is a happily married man and cherishes his romantic bond with his beautiful wife.
Bill Carroll’s Short Bio
Bill Carroll was born in Scotland on 29 July 1959 and grew up in Coatbridge near Glasgow as the third of his parent’s five children. Bill moved to Toronto, Canada with his family in the late 1960s and lived in a townhouse in Scarborough.
For his academics, he completed his education at Stephen Leacock Collegiate Institute.
Bill Carroll's Radio Career
After completing his high school in 1980, Carroll moved to New Liskeard, Ontario, and served as the morning news anchor and news reporter for the Canadian radio station CJTT. He had the glorious opportunity to learn about broadcast journalism thanks to his remarkable job at the young age.
Besides, Carroll also had a stint as a co-host of MuchMusic’s game show spoof, Test Pattern, before he joined Q107 in Toronto and served as a host on a news program, Barometer. Furthermore, Bill was hired to host Global Television’s Focus Ontario, a weekly public affairs show, in October 2004.
Bill Carroll was announced as the morning host on CFRA’s The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll on 18 February 2016. Bill is continuously serving on the show since its premiere on 7 March 2016.
Bill Carroll’s Interesting News
Besides reporting, Bill Carroll has received the global attention with his involvement in some of the interesting news as well.
Back on 15 December 2006, it was announced that Bill Carroll was supposed to replace Ted Woloshyn as the host of The Morning Show from January 2007. However, Carroll started his show at 6:00 am instead of 5:30 am unlike the former host.
Apart from that, on 26 April 2007, the Ontario Provincial government launched a new environmental campaign with a slogan ‘FLICK-OFF’. The phrase represented the disparaging word ‘fuck off’, as the ‘L’ and ‘I’ together could be understood as ‘U.’
Addressing the situation, Bill claimed that children would see the disparaging world sending the wrong message. Also, he sarcastically told the government and some callers to Flick-off on live radio.
What Is Bill Carroll's Net Worth?
Carroll inevitably summons a massive net worth which resembles his sheer dedication in the field of media. Reportedly, his average salary as a Canadian radio host is estimated to dwell above $40k. However, the figure keeps on changing with bonuses and incentives.
Bill Carroll’s Life Behind Media: Father Of Beautiful Children!
Bill Carroll is thoroughly enjoying the companionship of his beautiful wife, Sylvie LaPointe, since sharing the wedding vows with her in July 2003. Sylvie is regularly active in the make-up department and has previously worked on The Random Factor (1995) and SexTV (1998).
Besides the little details, Bill has never spilled the beans on how he met the girl of his dreams and how they clicked to carry the rest of their life together. However, he frequently mentions his wife on his social media accounts and flaunts the unending love for her.
Bill Carroll enjoys an outing with wife and children (Photo: blogspot.com)
The couple shares the love with two children; Magalie (daughter) and Killian (son). Magalie was born with Spina bifida, a condition when a baby’s spine and spinal cord don’t develop properly in the womb. Bill relocated to California to be closer to his daughter’s physical therapist, Ramon Cuevas, who continuously worked with Magalie. His younger son, Killian, was delivered in 2005.