Who is Carley Shimkus?
Carley Shimkus has reached prominence through her hard work for Fox Business Network, which led to her appearances in such shows as “Fox & Friends First”, and “Mediabuzz”. She has now joined FNC full time as a correspondent, with her main job to bring social media trends and news from the entertainment industry to the notice of the public.
So, do you want to find out more about Carley Shimkus, from her childhood to most recent career endeavors, and her personal life as well? If yes, then stay with us as we bring you closer to this Fox News Channel star.
Carley Shimkus Wiki: Age, Early Life, Parents, and Education
Born Carley Noelle Shimkus on the 7th November 1986 in Long Valley, New Jersey USA, to Zulma M. and Edward Shimkus, and grew-up with an older sister named Margot, who is now an art teacher and artist. During her teenage years, Carley became interested in modeling and would try herself as a model before matriculation.
However, upon finding out that beauty and great looks aren’t enough to become a successful model, she decided not to pursue modeling as a career, and instead enrolled at Quinnipiac University, Connecticut, from which she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalism, and during which she also spent one semester at George Washington University, completing a short course in journalism.
Living the Swiss life for a few days ❤️ pic.twitter.com/ivzq9RA3Y3
— Carley Shimkus (@CarleyShimkus) August 20, 2018
She first did an internship at the Fox Office, headquartered in Washington D.C. in her junior year, and after completing her degree, Carley was named as a new news correspondent. After a while, Carley was promoted to the position of an associate producer of the popular show “Imus in the Morning”. Gradually, her skills improved, and it was in 2012, three years after she joined Fox News, that she was moved to the Fox Business Network as an assistant producer.
Rise to Prominence
Carley appeared on screen in several Fox News shows, including “Mediabuzz”, “Fox & Friends”, and “Fox & Friends First”. Thanks to her hard work, Carley was made a media correspondent in 2016, and since then her role has been to bring social media news and trends closer to the public. Most recently she covered the New Year’s Eve in the special “All-American New Year”.
Carley Shimkus Net Worth
Since launching her career, Carley had the skill and luck to immediately join one of the most successful mass media companies, and since her first day on the job, she has steadily improved, and her success has increased her wealth to a large degree. So, have you ever wondered how rich Carley Shimkus is, as of early 2019? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Shimkus’ net worth is as high as $1 million, while her annual income (salary) is now a minimum of $66,000. Undoubtedly, her wealth will increase in the future, assuming that she successfully continues her career.
Carly Shimkus Personal Life, Husband, Marriage, Children
What do you know about Carley and her personal life? Well, she hasn’t been very open about her most intimate details, but we have managed to discover some interesting facts. For instance, Carley is married to businessman Peter Buchignani; the couple tied the knot on the 8th August 2015 in New Jersey. The two had met in 2013 at Carley’s birthday party, and after a couple of months started a romantic relationship. They don’t have children.
Carley Shimkus Internet Fame
Over the years, Carley has become quite popular on social media platforms, especially Twitter and Instagram, while she is also no stranger to Facebook. Her official Twitter account has over 37,000 followers, with whom she has shared her most recent career endeavors, such as her live coverage of New Year’s Eve, among many other posts. Carley is also quite popular on Instagram, on which she has more than 35,000 followers, and has made this social media platform a bit more personal as she often shares pictures of herself and her husband, including a wedding picture. She has shared her work environment too, such as a video while hosting the show “Fox & Friends First”, among other posts. You can find Carley on Facebook as well, though she has only around 7,000 followers on this social media network at the moment.
Carley Shimkus Height, Weight, and Body Measurements
Often regarded as one of the most beautiful news reporters, Carley has won the hearts of many since launching her career. She has blonde hair and brown eyes, while she stands at 5ft 10ins, which is equal to 1.78m, and she weighs approximately 116lbs or 53kg. She has a stunning figure, with vital statistics of 34-24-35 inches, apparently almost perfect.