Kara Swisher
Kara Swisher
Celebrated Name: Kara Swisher
Real Name/Full Name: Kara Anne Swisher
Gender: Female
Age: 61 years old
Birth Date: December 11, 1962
Birth Place: Pennsylvania, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 5 ft 3 in
Weight: 50kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Husband/Spouse (Name): Megan Smith
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): N/A
Is Kara Swisher Lesbian? No
Profession: Journalist
Salary: No
Net Worth in 2024: $3 million
Last Updated: February 2024

Kara Swisher is a famous technology journalist and entrepreneur. The businesswoman is the producer of Code Reference and Co-Executive Editor of All Things Digital.

The entrepreneur is known for founding a technology news website. In 2018, she became the writer of The New York Times Opinion Section. Kara was ranked 975 in the list of people born on January 25, 1963. In Pennsylvania, she is the wealthiest journalist. She is the co-founder of Recode.

Maybe you know about Kara Swisher very well, but do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Kara Swisher’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Kara was born on December 11, 1962, in Pennsylvania, United States. She studied at Princeton Day School from 1976 to 1980. In 1984, the entrepreneur completed her graduation from Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service with a B.S. degree.

In the early days, the Journalist work for Georgetown’s School Newspaper. She left the school newspaper and started writing for The Georgetown Voice, the university’s news magazine. The businesswoman completed her Master’s Degree from Columbia University in journalism.

Personal Life

She married Megan Smith in 2008, and they divorced in 2018. They had two sons. In 2011, the entrepreneur suffered from stoke in 2011. The businesswoman is known for her aviator sunglasses.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on December 11, 1962, Kara Swisher is 61 years old as of today’s date 29th February 2024. Her height is 5 ft 3 in tall, and her weight is 55 kg.


The entrepreneur starts working for an Alternative Newspaper in Washington, D.C. In 1996, the journalist interned at The Washington Post with showrunner Ryan Murphy. She was hired full time after her performance.

In 1997, the businesswoman joined The Wall Street Journal. She worked from the San Francisco office. The entrepreneur worked and created Boom Town, which is a column for companies and personalities. According to Industry Standard Magazine, Kara was the most influential report which covers the Internet.

The internet personality launched All Things Digital with Walt Mossberg. Later was converted to a daily blog site named Allthings.com.  Kara and Walt interview several famous entrepreneurs like Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, and Larry Ellison. They come to the stage without any preparation.

Kara is the writer of the book AOL: How Steve Case Beat Bill Gates. Times Business Print Books published the books in July 1998. In 2003, the entrepreneur released a sequel book named There Must Be a Pony in Here Somewhere, which was released in 2003 by Crown Business Print.

She launched the Records website with Mossberg on January 01, 2014, based in San Francisco, California. They organized a Code Conference in 2014 new Los Angles. In 2015, the website acquired by the VOx media. After a month, Kara and Mossberg launched Recode Decode, which is a weekly podcast. In the podcast, they interviewed, which are related to the technology field like Stewart Butterfield. The journalist has written about Elon Musk, Internet Bill of Rights, Google, and Censorship in her The New York Times Opinion Section.

She was the judge for Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s NYC Big Apps competition in NYC. The entrepreneur announced that she would run for mayor of San Francisco in 2023.

Awards & Achievements

In 2011, the entrepreneur received the Gerald Loeb Award for Blogging. Kara inducted into the SXSW Interactive Hall of Fame. She also received Shortly Awards.

Net Worth & Salary of Kara Swisher in 2024

Kara Swisher Net Worth
Kara Swisher Net Worth

As of February 2024, The net worth of Kara Swisher is $3 million. The entrepreneur has a prosperous professional career. She interviewed celebrities like Bill Gates and Steve Jobs.

More than 1 million followers follow Kara on Twitter.  The businesswoman has written several books. She is the founder of successful companies. Kara created her net worth as a professional journalist and writer.

The entrepreneur is a perfect example of a women entrepreneur across the world.  She showed that women could achieve success like a man.


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