Tom Rinaldi is one of the renowned American reporters of the industry. He is known in the industry for his immense achievements in the career. He has also earned several awards and honours in his career.

Personal life

Tom Rinaldi has grew up in Cresskill, New Jersey. He has not revealed his date of birth to the media. He holds an American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. Tom prefers to keep his family life a secret from the media and that is the reason he has not shared any information about his childhood and family life. We do not even have the record of his parent’s and siblings’ name. Tom has went to the Columbia University to earn his graduate degree and has also attended the University of Pennsylvania previously.

He has told in an interview that it was his dream to become a journalist from childhood but as he has not spent quality time with his parents, he was unable to express his dreams. As Tom grew up, he started chasing his dreams and fulfilling his passion with his focus, dedication and talent. As far as Tom’s personal life is concerned, he is still a bachelor and does not even have any affairs. As Tom keeps his personal life a secret from the media, he is not even active on any social media platforms like Instagram, Twitter or Facebook.


Tom Rinaldi began his career with the WNDU-TV as a fresher reporter in the year 1993. He worked at the news firm for three years and then joined the KATU-TV, CNN/SI and a few with the similar time span. Tom joined the ESPN channel as a sports reporter around the year 2000. He was especially in charge of covering the golf news in the channel. However, Tom possessed a bit quirky sense of humour which made him popular among his employees and friends. This is the reason that he was also given the charge of interviews of popular celebrities a few years later.

The popularity of the show became immeasurable due to the exciting interview sessions where the personality felt in a false position after a certain question answer session. The way Tom dragged out the secrets of the personalities, put them in an awkward position. Due to this reason, he had to face a lot of controversies but none could either affect his personal or his professional career in any way.

He carries a good public image with no career drawbacks till now. Tom’s immense talent has fetched him recognitions among the other reporters of the industry. He has received a USA Today Feature-of-the-Year Award, three Regional Emmy Awards, and three Associated Press Awards. Besides reporting, he is also engaged with magazine writing and blog writing or website writing. Tom’s works were not only featured on Tom TV but has also earned him fame and money contributing to his net worth and social status. He has a net worth of $1.5 million dollars.

Last Modified: 30 Jun, 2018

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