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Bill Whitaker Booking Agency Profile

Bill Whitaker is an American television journalist who is best known for being a correspondent for the CBS News program, “60 Minutes.” Over the course of his career, Whitaker has tackled topics such as race and policing in America from cities such as Tulsa, Cleveland, and Chicago. He has also covered the opioid epidemic, the Syrian refugee crisis, the data leak in Swiss banking, the presidential campaign, and more. He has reported from countries such as Europe, Mexico, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. Whitaker was born in Media, Philadelphia, which felt like a sign for his career to come, and he earned his B.A. in American history from Hobart College. From there, he went on to earn his master’s degree in African-American studies from Boston University and also took a graduate Journalism program at the University of California, Berkeley. Whitaker went on to begin his career in journalism working for KQED in San Francisco. He then worked as a correspondent for WBTV in Charlotte, North Carolina, before moving to Atlanta where he covered politics. Once Whitaker joined CBS, he began working as their Tokyo correspondent before moving to Los Angeles, which later led to him working for 60 Minutes. Whitaker has previously won an Emmy and has been an awarded with an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Hobart and William Smith Colleges..

How to hire Bill Whitaker for an event

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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Bill Whitaker.

Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Bill Whitaker, with postponed or cancelled events due to COVID-19 are now, in certain cases, considering virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Bill Whitaker or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Bill Whitaker's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Bill Whitaker for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Bill Whitaker, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Bill Whitaker. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Bill Whitaker booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Bill Whitaker for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Bill Whitaker booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Bill Whitaker charge for an event. One example fee to book Bill Whitaker is in the starting range of $25,000-$39,999. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
CTI negotiates on behalf of professional event planners and talent buyers for paid appearances! We cannot give out direct contact information of the Bill Whitaker agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Bill Whitaker manager and agent will only work with us if we present them with funded offers for their client to work your event.
There is low probability to book Bill Whitaker for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Bill Whitaker agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Bill Whitaker, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Bill Whitaker booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Bill Whitaker, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Type
Speaker
Speaking Topic
Journalist
Range
Journalist-Television, Male, Age Group-60's+, Age Group-30's-50's,
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