Nicole Petallides is an American TV broadcaster, anchor and reporter popularly known for her work in Fox Business Network. The journalist who has worked for various reputable media firms like CNN and Bloomberg is interestingly the first anchor of Fox Business Network.
Nicole Petallides Bio
The beautiful Fox anchor was born into a comfortable and wealthy family in Queens, New York. Her birth date is September 20, 1971. Her parents were big-time entrepreneurs. John C. Petallides, her father is the owner of Amfax, a telemarketing and promotions company while her mother Fannie Holliday also founded Perini, a Greek-language daily newspaper. Nicole’s mum is originally from Cyprus, thereby making the star journalist of the American-Greek ancestry. She reportedly has a brother who is a terrific writer and a cousin, Irene Petallides who resides in Cyprus. His name is not known.
Nicole attended and graduated from Buckley Country Day School in 1985. After her high school education, she proceeded to the American University where she graduated in 1993. As an active student, she played in soccer positions like centre-forward or goalkeeper.
After schooling, Nicole Petallides went straight into the broadcasting field. She started out working on the Fox-affiliated news morning show, Good Day New York. She also worked as a segment producer for Jones Television. Nicole worked for top national and international programs like The Wall Street Journal Report, Asian Business News and European Business News.
Nicole has worked for top media houses like CBNC, News 12 Long Island, CNN, Bloomberg and Fox. She served as a financial researcher at the New York Stock Exchange for CNBC. On quitting her job with CBNC, Nicole took up a reporting and anchoring job with Bloomberg TV. She was the reporter for shows like Bloomberg Business Report, and Bloomberg Market Update. From there she moved to Fox where she currently works.
On October 15, 2007, Fox Business Network was launched. Nicole Petallides and Jenna Lee made history as the first two anchors to go on air on the network. Nicole is a known hard worker who gives the best to her broadcasting job. For that obvious reason, the beautiful media personality has been serially honoured with various national and international awards.
Nicole Pellatides’ net worth isn’t known at the moment. However, being born with a silver spoon in her mouth; coupled with her success in the media world so far, the Fox Business journalist is undoubtedly super rich.
Married, Husband, Family
Nicole Petallides is a wife and mother of two. On May 9, 1998, she got married to Nicholas Tsiolas. Reports have it that the couple met on a blind date set up by a mutual friend. They liked each other and dated for a few years before tying the knot.
On their wedding day, the bride walked down the aisle with both her father and stepfather. The wedding occasion was presided by Archbishop Spyridon, the Greek Orthodox primate of the United States. It took place at the Greek Orthodox Shrine Church of St. Nicholas in Flushing, Queens. Despite their high-class backgrounds, the couple who has been married for almost 2 decades opted for a quiet and low key ceremony
Dr Nicholas Tsiolas is a dentist. His parents are Helen and Eraklis Tsiolas who also reside in Bayside, Queens. Eraklis worked in Manhattan as a furrier before his retirement. Nicholas is a graduate of State University of New York at Albany, Georgia. He obtained his dental degree from the Columbia University and currently works as General Dentist & Prosthodontist in Gramercy Park Dental in New York.
Nicole and Nicholas have two sons whose names and pictures are withheld from the media. The happy couple has maintained a low profile since the beginning of their marriage. Nicole makes sure to hide her family’s true identity behind the lenses when putting up pictures of fun family moments on social media.
Being a corporate lady with a family, Nicole admits her reality has not really been a perfect one. However, she makes out quality time for her husband and children whom she described as her most cherished people in the world.
Petallides’ Body Measurements
Height: 5 feet 10 inch
Weight: 126 lbs (57 kg)
Dress Size: 6
Shoe Size: 9
Body Measurement: 35-26-36 inches.