Poppy Harlow Biography

Poppy is an American journalist, She works as an anchor of CNN Newsroom and is based at CNN’s New York News Bureau. She was previously a business correspondent at CNN, CNN International, and HLN; an anchor for CNNMoney.com; and a Forbes.com Video Network anchor.

Poppy Harlow Age

Poppy was born on 2nd, May 1982, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.

Poppy Harlow Career

Poppy joined CNN in 2008. She served as the anchor for CNNMoney.com and reported for CNN, CNN International, and HLN. She has won the Gracie Award for best online investigative program or feature and SABEW’s Best in Business award. In April 2012, she was named a New York-based CNN correspondent.

In 2013, while covering the conviction of two Steubenville, Ohio, high school football players for the rape of a 16-year-old, She expressed sympathy for the rapists, saying that it was “incredibly difficult, even for an outsider like me, to watch what happened as these two young men that had such promising futures, star football players, very good students, literally watched as they believed their lives fell apart … [Ma’lik Richmond] collapsed [and told his attorney,] ‘My life is over. No one is going to want me now .’”

This expression of sympathy drew a lot of criticism. There was even a petition requesting that CNN apologize on the air for sympathizing with the Steubenville rapists. The report received over 250,000 signatures within two days of CNN’s report.
Poppy passed out briefly on December 28, 2015, while live on the air from the anchor desk. She would later reappear and explain that she had gotten a little hot and was fine.

Poppy together with Jim Sciutto took over as the new co-anchor of CNN Newsroom on February 6th,  2017, from 9 A.M . to 11 A.M. every morning after Carol Costello’s move to HLN.

Poppy Harlow Salary

Poppy Salary estimates are still under review, this section shall be updated once information is available.

Poppy Harlow’s Net Worth

Poppy’s Net Worth is estimated to be 2 million USD.

Poppy Harlow Family

Poppy’s Family background is not known publicly, this section shall be updated once information is available.

Poppy Harlow Husband

Poppy is married to Sinisa Babcic. They are blessed with two children; a girl who was born in April 2016 and a boy who was born in February 2018.

Poppy Harlow Education

Poppy attended The Blake School. The school is a private co-educational college preparatory school in Minneapolis and she graduated in 2001. She then proceeded to join Columbia University where she graduated Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Middle Eastern studies.

 

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