Jim Wieder Biography
Jim Wieder is a former TV and radio newscaster and former Chamber of Commerce executive from the East Bay of Northern California. Jim is the current owner of Discount Products 1. From 1988 until 2005, Wieder worked for KOVR-TV and his KGO-TV & Radio.
Jim Wieder Age
Jim was born in New York, New York, USA.
Jim Wieder Family- Parents
Wieder was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of immigrants from Budapest, Hungary.
Jim Wieder Career
His career as a TV and radio broadcaster spans over 30 years of his life. From 1988 until 2005, Wieder worked at He KOVR-TV and He KGO-TV & Radio. Wieder’s reporting missions during this period included the fall of the Berlin Wall, the Loma Prieta earthquake, various hurricanes including Hurricane Katrina, and conflicts such as Operation Desert Storm and the September 11 attacks.
ABC News For his radio work, Wieder received the American Overseas Press Club’s Edward Murrow Award for outstanding journalism during his 2003 Operation Iraqi Freedom. During Hurricane His Katrina in 2005, Wieder was accompanied by a crew member. Jim Again In 2023, he co-hosted “The Oxygen True Crime Manifesto of a Serial Killer.”
Again, Mr. Hayward purchased Ace his hardware in 2006 after receiving training from the Contra Costa County Small Business Development Council. After completing his training with a top gun ACE dealer in 2007, Wieder was awarded Ace Vision 21 certification for outstanding sales and customer service. Hayward Ace received his A+ rating in 2008 from several organizations including the Better Business Bureau.
That same year he was again elected President and CEO of the Hayward Chamber of Commerce and was appointed Secretary of Trade, a position he held until 2010. From 2008 to 2011, Wieder served on the Board of Trustees of the Chabot College Foundation. Again, Hayward Hardware he closed in 2021 and introduced Discount Products 1.
Jim Wieder’s Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of 500 thousand dollars.