Pilar Queen Bio-Wiki
Pilar Queen born Pilar Jenny Queen is an American literary agent, famously known as the wife of journalist Andrew Ross Sorkin. Her, husband, Andrew is a prominent financial journalist and author. Andrew’s most popular role is as the co-anchor of CNBC’s Squawk Box.
Pilar Queen Age, Birthday
She is 42 years old as of 2023. Pilar was born in New York in 1981. However, an update about her actual date of birth will be done once reliable information is out.
Pilar Queen Parents/Siblings
Queen was born and grew up in New York, the United States to her loving parents. She is the daughter of Bobbi Queen, a famous fashionista, who operates as the fashion editor at Women’s Wear Daily, and the associate fashion editor of W magazine. An update about his father will be done later.
Pilar Queen Education
For her academic qualification, Pilar graduated from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.
Pilar Queen Husband, Children, and Wedding
Jenny is happily married to her husband and longtime significant other, Andrew Ross Sorkin, a prominent financial journalist and author. The pair exchanged their wedding vows on June 9, 2007, she was 26 at the time.
The healthy couple is the blessed parents of three children though their identities are still withheld from the internet.
Pilar Queen Wikipedia
Queen is a literary agent, having commenced her career at New York-based Inkwell Management. She then spent a decade at McCormick Literary, where her clients included: Andy Kessler, Cristina Alger, Brad Stone, John Hope Bryant, etc.
From there she joined UTA (United Talent Agency), where she still is. As a literary agent, her job is to represent writers e.g. by negotiating book deals, pitching unpublished books to editors and publishers, etc.
Simply put, she finds publishers for the writers she represents, ensuring their books end up on bookshelves. She negotiates contracts on the writer’s behalf and gets a cut from the proceeds.
Among Queen’s most high-profile customers was Mary L. Trump, a niece to former president Donald Trump. She facilitated the publishing of Pilar’s book ‘Too Much and Never Enough, a scathing attack on the 45th president of the United States.
The book went on to sell more than 1.3 million copies, a big success for both the author and the agent representing her, Jenny Queen.
Andrew Ross Sorkin Career
In contrast, her husband, Andrew Ross Sorkin, is a well-known financial journalist and author whose most famous role is as the co-anchor of CNBC’s Squawk Box.
He is also a columnist for the New York Times, where he actually commenced his career, first as a student intern during his senior year in high school.
In 1999, he joined the NYT full-time as the acquisitions reporter and paper’s European mergers and was based in London. A year later, in 2000, he was appointed as the paper’s chief mergers and acquisitions reporter, based in New York. 21 years later, he still holds that role. Andrew joined CNBC in July 2011 but still retained his duties at the New York Times.
On top of TV and print, Ross is an author. His critically acclaimed 2009 book Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Themselves and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System went on to win several awards. It was even adapted as a movie by HBO Films, appearing among others, Paul Giamatti.
Pilar Queen Height
Queen has an estimated height of 5 feet 7 inches tall equaling 1.7 meters.
Pilar Queen’s Net Worth
She has an approximate net worth of $ 2,000,000 and above. Nevertheless, Pilar’s career as a literary agent is her main source of income.
Is Pilar Queen on Instagram, Twitter, or TikTok?
You can follow her via Instagram. Pilar doesn’t appear to have public Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, or Snapchat accounts currently.