Mark Giangreco worked for WLS-TV in Chicago, Illinois as an athletic director and senior sports anchor. Until 2021, Mark Giangreco was the presenter of ABC7’s sports segment during the 5pm and 10pm newscasts. In addition, he continues to contribute to ESPN Radio.
Mark Giangreco was born on May 13, 1952 in Buffalo, New York, United States of America. From now on he is 69 years old and his sun sign is Taurus. In addition, he holds American citizenship and is of Caucasian ethnic background. Also, his mother’s name is Joanne Lucille Downing Giangreco.
In addition, his father was an athlete, moreover, his father’s name is unknown. Speaking of siblings, he has two brothers named Thomas Giangreco and Pete Giangreco. His brother Thomas works as a medical device consultant while Pete works as a political consultant for the Democratic Party. Since childhood, Mark was fond of hockey, vintage cars and drawing.
Speaking about his academic qualifications, he attended Canisius Gymnasium. He also graduated from the University of Dayton in 1974 with a BA in Communications.
From his college life he began to work. He then joined Dayton-based radio station WING-AM. There he worked as a news and sports reporter. He also worked as a sports presenter at WDTN-TV from 1976 to 1977.
Again, he got his first job at NBC, but he worked there for less than a year. He then worked for WLKY-TV in 1978 as a sports presenter and sports director. There he worked for about 4 years in Louisville, Kentucky. He also relocated to Chicago in 1982 for WMAQ-TV. Later in 1994 he joined ABC7 in Chicago as a sports presenter. He currently works at WLS-TV in Chicago, Illinois as a senior sports anchor and athletic director.
Awards and net worth
As a presenter and reporter, he has received several awards and recognitions in his professional career. He has won Emmy Awards and received two Associated Press Awards for Best Broadcast. He has also received the Dante Award from the Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans. He was named “Father of the Year” by the Chicago Father’s Day Council in 1996. He has again won the Justinian Society of Italian Lawyers Award for Journalism.
Speaking of assets: As a news and sports director, he earns a decent amount of money. Also his net worth is estimated at $5 million. He earned more than $87,421 in annual salary.
He is a single and unmarried man. In the past he married Cindy Giangreco. The couple have three children named Mark, Christopher and Matt. The couple divorced in 2005 and the reason for the split is unknown.
Speaking about his rumors and controversy, he was part of a controversy. He was suspended from ABC while making anti-Trump rants online, calling the president’s supporters “simpletons”.
body measurement and social media
Speaking of body measurements, he has black hair and dark brown eyes. Furthermore, there is no detailed information on Giangreco’s height, weight and other body measurements.
The news reporter is active on social platforms like Facebook and Twitter. There are more than 35,000 followers on his Twitter. Likewise, there are more than 4,000 followers on his Facebook. Also, he is not active Instagram.