|occupation||Broadcast Journalist, TV news anchor|
|place_of_birth||Newton, Massachusetts, United States|
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Ed Harding made his recognition as the principal anchor in WCVB-TV based in Boston. Widely acknowledged for his news presenting style, he has won lots of honors.
Ed is a native of Newton, Massachusetts. He graduated from Emerson College in Boston in 1975 and pursued his career soon after his graduation. As a kid, Ed always dreamed of being a catcher for the Red Sox, and his favorite Boston athlete is former Sox slugger Manny Ramirez. Ed's first job was in the seafood and deli department at the Star Market on the Pike in Newton.
Ed started his career as a reporter in early 1970s in Minnesota and Plattsburgh, New York. He began working with WSDU channel 6 in New Orleans until 1978. Before engaging in Boston, he worked at Wish-TV in Indianapolis and hosted programming on the Indianapolis Colts as well as working in Detroit in the Early to middle 1980’s.
In 1988, Ed joined the WCVB-TV network as a weekend sports anchor and Candlepin bowling host. He became the host of the Eyeopener in 2000 and took over the prime-time new casts in March 2007 alongside Natalie Jacobson, who retired on July 18, 2007.
In 2009, Ed was appointed co-moderator with political reporter Janet Wu for the new WCVB Sunday morning political program, On the Record. Currently, Ed is co-anchoring the 4,6 and 11 pm of NewsCenter 5.
Ed managed to keep his personal life hidden for a long time. The 64-year-old TV journalist is married to his wife, Andrea Harding. The lovely husband and wife are sharing their married life for over 25 years and living in Wellesley, Massa.
Ed and his wife Andrea are blessed with two children. His son, Adam is a graduate of Emerson College. Like father like son, Ed’s son Adam Harding also followed his footstep as he is serving as an anchor.
Ed and his wife Andrea are living with their son happily without any kinds of divorce rumors and divorce thoughts.
Ed Harding after pursuing a career in the late seventies spent his almost forty years in the journalism. Ed is famous for his news presenting style with which he achieved millions of fans and made a good amount of money. Though his exact amount of salary is unknown, we believe he surely receives a handsome salary.
With all his efforts and hard work, Ed is able to add million dollars in his net worth. His net worth floats in millions of dollars.