Emma Barnett Bloomberg, Biography, and Wiki
Emma Barnett is a renowned British broadcaster and journalist currently working at Blomberg hosting the weekly show Emma Barnett Meets. Emma has been the main presenter of Woman’s Hour on BBC Radio 4 since January 2021. From 2014 to 2020, Barnett worked for BBC Radio 5 Live. Before that, she worked for LBC.
Barnett began her journalism career at Media Week in 2007 and in 2009 she joined The Daily Telegraph as a Digital Media editor and later became a Women editor. Moreover, between August 2016 to 2020, Emma was a columnist for The Sunday Times. In autumn 2017, Barnett co-presented the live discussion program After the News on ITV, and between 2019 and 2022 she was one of the presenters of the BBC’s flagship news and current affairs show Newsnight. In January 2022, Barnett started her new role at Bloomberg where she hosts the weekly show Emma Barnett Meet.
Emma Barnett’s Profile Summary
- Real name: Emma Barnett
- Birthday: February 5, 1985
- Age: 38 years old
- Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
- Place of Birth: Manchester, England
- Nationality: English
- Profession: Journalist
- Gender: Female
- Net Worth: $5 million
- College: University of Nottingham
Emma Barnett Age and Birthday
Barnett was born on February 5, 1985, in Manchester, England. She is 38 years old as of 2023. Her Zodiac sign is Aquarius.
Emma Barnett Height
Barnett is a gorgeous journalist who stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) and weighs about 55 kg (124 lbs).
Emma Barnett Family/Parents
Barnett was born in Manchester to Jewish parents, Michele Barnett and Ian Barnett, a commercial property surveyor. Moreover, Emma has no siblings. Her father ran brothels in the Greater Manchester area and in 2008 he was sentenced to immediate imprisonment for keeping brothels and controlling the prostitution of a trafficked woman while her mother received a suspended sentence for money laundering related to income from the brothels.
Emma Barnett Husband and Children
Barnett is happily married to her lovely husband whose identity has not yet been disclosed. She met her husband at University and the couple got married in 2012. The couple welcomed their first child, a son in 2018, and in 2023, they were blessed with a daughter, after five rounds of IVF and experiencing one miscarriage.
Emma Barnett Salary and Net Worth
Barnett receives an annual salary of a whopping $160,000 as of 2023. She has an estimated net worth of $5 million as of May 2023.
Emma Barnett Awards
- Barnett won the Gold award for Best Speech Presenter at the 2022 Audio and Radio Industry Awards for her work on Woman’s Hour.
- In 2018, she was named Radio Broadcaster of the Year by the Broadcasting Press Guild
- Emma was named Broadcaster of the Year in 2017 by the Political Studies Association
- In 2012, Barnett was the best newcomer at the Arqiva commercial radio awards.
- She was named Digital Journalist of the Year by the Association of Online Publishers and Digital Writer of the Year at the 2011 Online Media Awards.
- In 2011, Emma was named 20 under 30 Hot List feature in Red magazine.
Bartnett attended Manchester High Scholl for Girls, a private school in Fallowfield, Manchester. She later attended the University of Nottingham and graduated with a degree in History and Politics in 2006. Moreover, she took a postgraduate course in journalism at the Cardiff School of Journalism, Media, and Cultural Studies