He is supposed to have forked out nearly million for a Sundance special event that Maria was to host; he also financed many other Citigroup functions and TV shows that had Maria in them and made her a board member of an undertaking in his own alma mater, the prestigious Wharton Business School.
Was the relationship between Todd and Maria Bartiromo one sided and only on his part or was Maria too, involved with him?
Maria Bartiromo also dubbed ‘Econo Babe,’ married Jonathan Steinberg, the chief executive officer of Wisdom Tree Investments in 1999.
Her striking looks have caught the fancy of many a man including that of rock star, Joey Ramone of the American punk rock group The Ramones; he even went on to write a song titled ‘Maria Bartiromo’, which was released in 2002, after his death, in their Don’t Worry About Me album.
Update: 30 January 2014Ex- CNBC and presently with Fox TV Channel, Maria Bartiromo, who has been nicknamed ‘Money Honey’ by the media, not only because of her gorgeous looks, but also because she was the first woman to report live from the furiously active floor of the New York Stock Exchange, recently got served in a court case!
Maria Bartiromo has been named as a potential witness in the divorce proceedings of Todd Thompson, an ex Citigroup executive and his wife Melissa.
She spent five years in CNN working various off-screen jobs with low pay.
In 1993 she was hired by CNBC after her two years work in the CNBC she became the first correspondent to report from the NYSE floor.Significance to her personal biography, this gorgeous newscaster in the 46 years of her age is married woman.The beautiful Maria is married to husband Jonathan Steinberg.What is the reason that Melissa Thompson, Todd’s wife has named Maria as a potential witness in her divorce?Whatever the truth be about their affair or non-affair, it is also true that Maria and her husband continue to stay together as a married couple.The native of New York, she, was student at New York University graduating with the majors in economics and journalism with the B. Prior to this the youngest child of Josephine and Vincent Bartiromo, she attended Bay Ride Fontbonne Hall Academy.