Allison Gollust CNN, Biography and Wiki
Allison Gollust is a renowned American media executive. She worked as an executive vice president and chief marketing officer of CNN Worldwide until February 2022. She was also the director of communications for Andrew Cuomo from October 2012 to March 2013.
Gollust started as a news anchor, reporter, and producer in Denver, Colorado. She became a senior publicist for the Today show in 1997. Afterward, she led communications for MSNBC, NBC News, CNBC, and The WeatherChannel. Allison later became a chief spokeswoman and executive vice president of corporate communications at NBCUniversal.
In October 2012, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo named Gollust as his communications director until March 1, 2013, when she joined CNN Worldwide. She was the executive vice president and chief marketing officer at CNN. On February 3, 2022, Rolling Stone reported that Gollust and Zucker advised governor Andrew Cuomo on how to respond to Donald Trump’s criticisms of Cuomo. This appeared to breach journalism principles which led Gollust from resigning from CNN on February 15, 2022, after a probe found she had violated company policies.
Allison Gollust Age and Birthday
Gollust was born on October 2, 1972, in New York City, New York, United States of America. She is 50 years old.
Allison Gollust Height and Weight
Gollust stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) and weighs about 65 kg. Moreover, she has Dark brown eye color and Brown hair color.
Allison Gollust Parents
Allison was born in New York City to loving parents. However, she has never disclosed any information regarding her parent’s identities. Moreover, she is of white descent.
Allison Gollust Husband
Gollust was married to Billy Hult, the president of Tradeweb. The couple lived in Manhattan with their two daughters, Olivia, and Ava. Unfortunately, Allison and her husband divorced in 2015.
Allison Gollust Jeff Zucker Relationship
Allison has been in a relationship with former CNN WOurdwide President Jeff Zucker. In February 2022, She wrote in a statement that her relationship with Zucker turned romantic during the COVID pandemic.
Allison Gollust Net Worth
Gollust has an estimated net worth of a whopping $2 million.
Allison Gollust Salary
Gollust, an American media executive earns an annual salary of about $200,000.