How rich is Howard Stringer?
Howard Stringer Net Worth:
|Birth date:||February 19, 1942|
|Birth place:||Cardiff, United Kingdom|
|Education:||University of Oxford, Merton College, Oxford|
|Spouse:||Jennifer Kinmond (m. 1978)|
|Awards:||International Emmy Award for Founders|
|Movies:||A Tale Of Two Irelands|
Howard Stringer net worth, wiki & biography:
British-American businessman Sir Howard Stringer comes with an estimated net worth of $60 million. Born on February 19, 1942 in Cardiff, Wales, he earned his M.A. in Modern History from the University of Oxford. He had a 30-year career as a journalist, producer and executive at CBS Inc. He was the executive producer of CBS Reports from 1976 to 1981 and CBS Evening News with Dan Rather from 1981 to 1984. He served as the executive vice president of CBS News (1984-1986), president of CBS News (1986-1988), and president of CBS, Inc. (1988-1995). In 1999, he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth for his contributions in journalism and media. In the early 1990’s, he was responsible for wooing David Letterman to join CBS. Letterman signed the contract in 1993 after he wasn’t named as the successor of Johnny Carson on The Tonight Show on NBC.
Howard Stringer Net Worth $60 Million
Stringer left CBS in 1995 to setup TELETV. A couple of years later, he left to join Sony. Stringer started as the president of the corporation ‘s U.S. operation unit, Sony Corporation of America (SCA), in May 1997. Stringer was named a Sony group executive in May 1998. Stringer became the chairman and CEO of Sony Corporation in June 2005. Stringer was named the president in April 2009. CEO of Sony was the CEO and President of Sony until April 1, 2005 when he was succeeded by Kazou Hirai, the former executive deputy president. He was also the Chairman and CEO of Sony Corporation of America until June 27, 2012.