About Wayne Allyn Root

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“Wayne Root is the Political Svengali.”
–Bill Cunningham, Host of “The Bill Cunningham Show”
Premiere Radio Network

“Wayne is the most visible political commentator in the universe.”
–Bob “Sully” Sullivan, Host
Nationally Syndicated “Big Biz Show”

“The most important, must-read columnists and commentators in America…that I love…that light me up…that I learn from…Wayne Allyn Root, Charles Krauthammer and Thomas Sowell.”
–Bill Cunningham, Host of “The Bill Cunningham Show”
Premiere Radio Network

“Wayne is one of my 3 favorite guests of all-time. My 3 favorites all-time are Sean Hannity, Mark Levin and Wayne Root.”
–Bill Cunningham, Host
Premiere Radio Network

“Wayne Allyn Root is the Warren Buffett of his field…”
–Jim Cramer, Host
“Mad Money” on CNBC

“Wayne Root teaches what being an entrepreneur is all about.”
–Charles Schwab, Chairman & CEO
The Charles Schwab Company

“Wayne is my favorite interview of all-time…I want Wayne’s opinion on anything and everything…Because Wayne is the ORACLE.”
–Bob “Sully” Sullivan, Host
Nationally Syndicated “Big Biz Show”

“Wayne Root is the feistiest opinion-maker and opinion-molder I’ve ever met in all my years of broadcasting. He electrifies the air across America.”
–Barry Farber, Pioneer of Talk Radio since 1960
Named “One of Most Important Radio Hosts of All-Time” by Talkers Magazine, 2002 & 2010
Winner of “Lifetime Achievement Award,” 2012

“Allow me to introduce a man who should be running for President…because he’d be winning…Wayne Allyn Root I worship at your feet…one day I look forward to voting for you for national office.”
–Bill Cunningham, Host
The Bill Cunningham Show on Premiere Radio Network

“I’m not sure if you’ll be President of the United States, but you definitely should be a nationally syndicated radio host, or a reality TV star!”
–Jim Bohannon, Nationally-Syndicated Westwood One Radio Host

“Wayne, you could be our first third party President!”
–Rita Cosby, Host
CNN, Formerly with Fox News and MSNBC\

“Wayne is the Life of the Third Party!”
–New York Times

“One of the great conservative thinkers in America…”
–Bill Cunningham, Host of “The Bill Cunningham Show”
Premiere Radio Network

“Wayne Allyn Root is one of my favorite guests. He is loud, colorful, opinionated, often outrageous and controversial. He isn’t afraid to state his opinions on anything and everything. Unfortunately I haven’t found any I agree with.”
–Bill Maher, Host
Former Host of ABC’s “Politically Incorrect”
HBO’s “Real Time with Bill Maher”

“Wayne Allyn Root-A Vegas King Gambles on the White House!”
–CNN Money

“Wayne Allyn Root is just your typical Vegas oddsmaker turned Vice Presidential candidate…add Root to Nevada’s claims to fame.”
–Slate magazine

“Wayne Allyn Root is a Las Vegas legend…”
–The Financial Times

“Wayne Allyn Root is the most dynamic communicator of any third party Presidential candidate ever. I’ve interviewed all the major party candidates- I believe that Wayne can out-speak, out-debate and out-shine all of them.”
–Al Rantel, Host KABC Radio, Los Angeles

“The things Wayne Root cares about…speak to a lot of Americans.”
–TIME magazine

“Wayne’s success is mind-blowing…talking to Wayne Allyn Root is like talking to Tony Robbins.”
–Fox 5 News, Las Vegas

“Wayne Allyn Root wants you to be able to become the next Wayne Allyn Root. And you should take him up on it.”
–American Spectator magazine

“What Wayne Root wants, Wayne Root gets.”
–Reason magazine

Media across the globe calls Wayne Allyn Root “the Capitalist Evangelist.” Wayne is a former Presidential candidate, the 2008 Libertarian Vice Presidential nominee, a Libertarian-conservative speaker, political personality and national media superstar. He is the ultimate Capitalist Evangelist: a blue-collar S.O.B. (son of a butcher) turned Ivy Leaguer, CEO, serial entrepreneur, champion of small business, and defender of capitalism.

Wayne is today a talk show host, #1 national bestselling author (in the categories of Finance, Economics, and Conservative Politics), business speaker, and TV/radio commentator. He is a regular guest on Fox News Channel, as well as hundreds of national and local radio shows across the USA, with over 1000 media appearances annually.

Wayne’s opinions reach tens of millions of Americans as a regular columnist and commentator for many of the most popular political and business web sites- including FoxNews.com, TheBlaze.com, Newsmax.com, TownHall.com, DailyCaller.com, Breitbart.com, PersonalLiberty.com, and many more. He also writes regularly for The Washington Times. He is the best-selling author of eight books- including his latest “The Ultimate Obama Survival Guide.”

His opinions have been quoted in Time magazine (multiple times), Forbes magazine, Fortune magazine, The Wall Street Journal, The Robb Report, Millionaire magazine, Worth magazine, CNN/Money, Equities, and many others.

But Wayne is a businessman first and foremost. He runs multiple businesses, and serves as CEO or spokesman for numerous national and international companies. Wayne also serves as Senior Economic Advisor and serves on numerous Boards of Directors.

Wayne is also well known in the television and media industries. Wayne started his career as an anchorman and host of five shows for CNBC (then known as Financial News Network). He has hosted, starred and produced many television shows. Today he is a producer of the highest-rated television show on Travel Channel.

As a speaker, Wayne presents business keynote addresses at business conferences and conventions across the globe. He has spoken in UK, Italy, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Puerto Rico and many other locations to business crowds as big as 10,000. His biggest political audience was a speech to over 40,000 at a Tea Party event in Dallas, Texas. Wayne is the opening speaker at “FreedomFest” to a crowd of over 2500 investors from across the globe for the third consecutive year in July 2013. Wayne was also honored to be an invited speaker at CPAC 2013, the biggest conservative event of the year in Washington DC.

Because of his success in the diverse fields of business, media, sports, entertainment, and publishing, Wayne was awarded his own 180-pound granite star in the Las Vegas Walk of Stars. Only 50 legends in the history of Las Vegas have ever received a star on Las Vegas Blvd. Wayne joins Elvis, Frank Sinatra, Wayne Newton, Liberace, Dean Martin, along with other Vegas legends. Wayne’s star can be viewed in front of New York New York Resort. The star calls Wayne, “The King of Vegas.” Today Wayne serves on the Board of Directors of the Las Vegas Walk of Stars- the only star recipient to also sit on the Board.

A native New Yorker and graduate of prestigious Columbia University, this capitalist evangelist proudly resides in Nevada, a state with zero personal & business income tax. He is proud to be the only Nevadan to ever run on a major U.S. Presidential ticket. He was appointed by the Governor of Nevada to the Judicial Selection Commission in 2010.

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