John Telich Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Fox 8 News, Net Worth, and Salary

John Telich Biography

John Telich is an American retired 11-time Emmy Award-winning Director/Anchor/Reporter known for having worked for Fox 8 News – WJW in Cleveland, Ohio as an evening sports director/anchor. He joined the station in September 1980 and retired in February 2022.

John Telich Age

Telich was born on June 17, 1953, in the United States. He is therefore 70 years old as of 2023. He celebrates his birthday on the 17th of Jun every year.

John Telich Height

Telich stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 7 inches.

John Telich Family

Telich has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Telich has any siblings.

John Telich Wife / Children

Telich is married to his lovely spouse, Jane Quinton. The couple has been in marriage for over 3.5 decades. The couple takes great pride in being dad and mom to their 3 adult children; Joseph (son), Patrick (son), and Courtney (daughter). Telich like spending his spare time with his kids and wife, as well as their dog, Scarlet (Springer Spaniel breed), which they adopted in December 2012.

John Telich Net Worth

Telich has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Director/Anchor/Reporter.

John Telich Salary

Telich earned an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

John Telich Career

Telich recently served at FOX 8 News as an evening sports director/anchor. He anchored the weeknight sportscasts. Telich not only anchored the sports news but also created different interesting stories. He is experienced and has reported on many important events. He even took on challenging tasks, like flying with the Navy’s Blue Angels. In the past, he hosted the CAVS pre-game show on Fox Sports Net for 7 seasons.

Before joining FOX 8 News, he worked for WIVB TV in Buffalo, New York as an assistant sports director. Telich started his career in the year 1972, at a local radio station in Ashland, Ohio. Throughout his career, he has won many honors and awards for his incredible sports reporting and anchoring, especially in Cleveland sports (both high school and professional).

Among the awards, are 11 Emmy Awards. He has also been honored by The Press Club of Cleveland, United Press International (UPI), and the Associated Press (AP). The Cleveland Press Club has recognized Telich with the Chuck Heaton Award. The Cleveland Association of Broadcasters inducted him into their Hall of Fame in the year 2007.

When coming to his education, he is a proud alumnus of Euclid High School and Ashland College. During his leisure time, he likes running, walking on local trails, or spending time with his family and friends. Telich has finished more than 100 triathlons. Among them are 3 Ironman Distance races. In just more than 29 hours, Telich finished the Burning River 100 Mile Ultra Marathon in the year 2012.

John Telich Retirement

Telich’s final day on TV was on FOX 8 News – WJW, and it was on February 7, 2022. He worked or the station for over 40 years. His retirement was announced on TV that day, and the FOX 8 team said that they will pay a special tribute to him. In his retirement, Telich stated that although he retired, he would still be seen on various projects including Friday Night Touchdown.

John Telich Fox 8 News

Telich is working at Fox 8 News where he works alongside other famous Fox 8 News meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;

  1. Todd Meany
  2. Elizabeth Noreika
  3. John Sabol
  4. Scott Sabol
  5. Stefani Schaefer
  6. Gabe Spiegel
  7. Joe Toohey
  8. PJ Ziegler
  9. Alexis Walters

John Telich Social Media Platforms

He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 2.7K followers on Instagram.

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