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Kara Swisher Profile

Kara Swisher is an American technology business journalist and co-founder of Recode. In 2018, Swisher became a contributing writer to The New York Times Opinion Section. She previously wrote for The Wall Street Journal, serving as co-executive editor of All Things Digital.

Kara Swisher Education

Swisher attend the Princeton Day School from 1976 to 1980. She then graduated from Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service with a B.S. degree back in 1984. Kara wrote Georgetown’s school newspaper called The Hoya. She then left The Hoya and wrote for The Georgetown Voice which was the news magazine at the university. In 1985, she earned an M.S. in journalism from Columbia University.

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Kara Swisher Career

Swisher is a technology business journalist and the co-founder of Recode who worked at an alternative newspaper in Washington D.C. In 1986, she interned at The Washington Post alongside showrunner Ryan Murphy and was later hired full-time. In 1997, she joined The Wall Street Journal from its bureau in San Francisco. Swisher later launched the All Things Digital conference with her colleague in 2003.

The conference featured interviews with Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, and Larry Ellison. Together with Mossberg, Swisher struck out on their own with the Recode Website on January 1, 2014. It is based in San Francisco California. In August 2018, she became a contributing writer to The New York Times Opinion Section.

Swisher was to focus on tech and she wrote about Elon Musk, Kevin Systrom’s departure from Instagram, Google, and censorship. She has also served as a judge for Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s BigApps competition in NYC. Additionally, Swisher is considered a tough interviewer by many. In 2016, she made an official announcement concerning her ambitions to pursue the Mayor’s seat in San Francisco in 2023.

Kara Swisher Age/How old is Kara Swisher?

Swisher was born Kara Anne Swisher on December 11, 1962, in the United States of America (she is 59 years old as of 2021.) She celebrates her birthday on 11th December every year.

Quick Facts About Kara Swisher

Age59 years old as of 2021
SpouseNot Available
Net Worth$300 million

Kara Swisher Height

Swisher stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 3 inches.

Kara Swisher Marriage/partner

Swisher is a lesbian. She was married to Megan Smith from 2008 to 2018. The couple got divorced after 15 years of marriage. Swisher has two teenage sons, and a daughter born in 2019. Her former partner was the third Chief Technology Officer of the United States and Assistant to the President, serving under President Barack Obama.