You ask me, what does it require to have a prolific and productive career at one hand and still manage time to be a fantastic husband and a loving father? Not in the hands of a normal human being. Must be a gifted child probably.
Like me, leaving thousands of people awe-stricken and flabbergasted by his charismatic and dynamic personality stands ESPN journalist Tom Rinaldi. Despite the massively hectic schedule, this media person knows how to take family and work, hand in hand. So, today let's dig into some aspects of his life and how does so.
Tom Rinaldi's Career Plus Salary
Tom Rinaldi embarked in his career with his work as a reporter in WNDU-TV in 1993, which he later left in 1996. Then, he went on to work as a reporter in KATU-TV in 1996.
However, he gained his popularity from ESPN. In ESPN, Tom hosts various programs such as ESPN Golf Coverage, Outside the Lines, College GameDay and “Sunday NFL Countdown.” As a sports journalist, Rinaldi in his career has won twelve Sports Emmy Awards and six national Edward R. Murrow Awards.
Apart from being a journalist, he is a fantastic writer. One of his known works is The Man in the Red Bandana. As of now, Tom is one of the most loved news reporters and leading interviewer for ESPN and ABC Golf coverage.
He has lead one on one interview with well-known celebrities such as Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams, and Kobe Bryant, etc.
The media spots Tom Rinaldi in Tribeca Film Festival on 21 April 2018 (Photo: Zimbio)
Although like any other sports journalist, his earnings are still under evaluation, an average sports journalist have a salary of around $200K per year. Also, he has amassed a net worth of $1.5 million in his career.
Tom Rinaldi is Married and Not Gay!
What are the qualities that a woman looks into for her perfect match? Of course enchanting look, young age, and success! But some women are attracted to old men. You must have often heard that old men preserve their sex appeal into their old age.
Well, Tom Rinaldi is a perfect example of this. By the likes of his looks, he sure had dating affairs with girlfriends in his young age.
Even when in 50’s he is so attractive. The man has quite a lot of female fan following. If you are one of them, you’re here to stay!
The most loved interviewer of all times is well married! Yes, Tom Rinaldi is married to his wife, Dianne. He is as well a father of two children, a son, Jack, 14 and a daughter, Tess, 10.
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According to an interview with Courier-Journal on August 12, 2014, Tom has confessed that he loves his wife very much and is a great support system. He further mentioned that:
My wife, Dianne, is not only my editorial conscience, but she buys every piece of clothing I wear on TV. The toughest thing is travelling for work when you have two young kids, but my wife is the greatest person ever.
However, he also said that he would love to take his children to work once they understand his profession. Well by this time we know that Tom is happily married and has a family. So by the likes of his married life, it is evident that he is not gay.
Short Bio of Tom Rinaldi
The Sports Journalist, Tom Rinaldi was born in Brooklyn, New York and grew up in New Jersey. Rinaldi is a very talented and handsome old man who is at the age of 50. He possesses a height of 5 feet 10 inches.
His father is a stonemason while his mother was a housewife and then later a bank teller. Before Tom started his journey as a news reporter, he was a coach and a high school English teacher. It has been a long since Tom Rinaldi made his name to the favorites list for news journalist and interviewer.