Having an excellent career doesn’t always guarantee you a stable personal life. Let’s take Leo Laporte for instance who has reached massive in his profession but couldn’t prolong the beautiful relationship with wife and ended up splitting due to an unintentional scandal. Leo Laporte is an American technology-broadcaster, author as well as an entrepreneur who is best known for hosting radio show titled ‘Leo Laporte: The Tech Guy.’
Career and Progression:
At the beginning of his career, Leo Laporte used to work at the technology-related broadcasting projects. He started working with the ‘Dvorak on Computers’ since January of 1991 and ‘Laporte on Computers’ on KGO Radio and KSFO in San Francisco. The broadcaster also created and co-hosted ‘The Screen Savers,’ and ‘Call for Help’ on the satellite network ZDTV.
Moreover, the radio broadcaster also hosts the weekend technology-oriented talk show which is titled as ‘Leo Laporte: The Tech Guy,’ which was previously started on KFI AM 640 but later broadcasted through Premiere Radio Networks. The broadcaster previously appeared on the shows including, ‘Showbiz Tonight,’ ‘Live with Kelly, ’World News Now,’ and now can be seen on Friday mornings on KFI alongside Bill Handel.
How much is Leo’s Net Worth?
The American broadcaster, Leo Laporte reportedly enjoys a hefty net worth of $5 million. He summoned the huge amount from his salary of prominent shows mainly related to technology. The host owns and operates the podcast network, which has also contributed to enhancing his earnings in millions.
Has Leo Married Again, After the Divorce with Ex-wife?
The prominent broadcaster, Leo Laporte was previously married to Jennifer with whom he shares two children together, daughter, Abby, and son, Henry Laporte.
However, with his private and sensual conversations with CEO Lisa Kentzell making headlines in 2011, the speculations of his divorce with Jennifer reached utmost height. The stimulating conversation between Laporte and his CEO was revealed to millions of people online through his podcast channel.
While responding to his divorce rumors during post- controversy in twitter, he confirmed that the couple had been separated since 2010 which is even before the arrival of the scandal.
As of now, his social media posts suggest that the ‘Tech Guy’ is married again, but he hasn’t revealed the identity of his current wife so far.
His Short Bio:
According to the wiki sources, Leo Laporte was born in 1956 in New York City, United States and celebrates his birthday on 29th of November. The 61 years aged broadcaster is an American national and belongs to the white ethnicity. The radio broadcaster has a decent height of 5 feet and 10 inches. Speaking of his family, Laporte is the son of a geologist and studied Chinese history at Yale University which he didn’t complete to pursue his career in radio broadcasting.