Quick Facts of Ilana Blitzer Gendelman

  • Full NameIlana Blitzer Gendelman
  • Net Worth$1 million
  • NicknameIlana
  • Marital StatusMarried
  • BirthplaceBethesda, Maryland
  • EthnicityWhite-American
  • ReligionChristianity
  • ProfessionBeauty Editor
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Active Year2002-present
  • Eye colourHazel
  • Hair colourBrown
  • BuildFit
  • SpouseDavid Snider
  • EducationEmory University
  • Online PresenceInstagram
  • Children1

Ilana Blitzer Gendelman proved not everyone who grows up of parents’ fame is entitled. Despite being born as the only daughter of American Journalist Wolf Blitzer, she paved her own path to become a successful Beauty editor.

Ilana works as a beauty editor for Health magazine and All You magazine based in the USA. To know more about Ilana, stay tuned.

Married Twice

Ilana is married to a guy named David Snider. The couple tied the knot in a private ceremony in 2015. David is an unknown face to the public. Nothing much is known due to his private social media account. However, Ilana’s Instagram shows him to be the perfect match for the beauty editor. They went on honeymoon to Bali and Maldives after their marriage. Her husband seems to be the gentleman since everyone is praising him about how lucky she is to find David who makes her smile.

Ilana with her husband David.
Ilana with her husband David. Source: Pinterest

Nevertheless, Ilana was previously married to Joseph Gendelman back in 2008. He is the President of Bruce Gendelman Insurance Services. The former couple met through their parents. Ilana and joseph’s parents met each other during a vacation in Aspen in July 2001. After meeting for the first time they became close friends before completing their dinner. Ultimately they decided to turn their friendship into a relationship. The co-incident is that Ilana and Joseph studied at the same university but didn’t know each other until that time.

Ilana ex-husband Joseph.
Ilana ex-husband Joseph. Source: Industrialist

Subsequently, after meeting for some dinners Joseph proposed her in her Apartment in October 2007. Ultimately they tied the knot in 2008. Despite having a great beginning their relationship didn’t last for long.  Nevertheless, the couple parted their ways in 2013.

Parent of a son

Ilana shares a son named Ruben Daniel Snider with her current husband David Snider. The couple welcomed Daniel Snider in 2016.

Apart, it was her dad Wolf who was the happiest for being a grandfather. He expressed his feeling through his twitter account. As of now, they live together happily.

Networth-$1 million

Ilana has a total net worth of around $1 million. She receives an outstanding salary of $47,524 as an editor for a magazine which is also an average salary for an editor in the US. In addition, she works for two magazines as an editor making her earning somewhere around $100 thousand per year. Looking at her social media profile, i.e Instagram, she lives a quality life and often travels.

Moreover, she also enjoys her dad’s wealth since she is the only daughter of the American Journalist. Her dad Wolf Blitzer has a total net worth of $16 million from his long career as a CNN journalist. He has worked for over 25 years on the news channel. He hits around $2 million as salary in a year.


Ilana is a Beauty Editor and Director and works for monthly published Health magazine and All You.  She is leading a team of writers to deliver coverage on beauty products for the magazine’s readers. In addition, her beauty philosophy is to try to emphasize the positives instead of covering up flaws. The beauty editor is one hell of a professional.

A Native of Bethesda

Ilana Blitzer Gendelman was born in 1981 in Bethesda, Maryland. She is the only daughter of father Wolf Blitzer and mother Lynn Greenfield.  Her dad is a reputed Journalist, television news anchor, and author who works for CNN alongside Sabrina Siddiqui, Bella Cuomo, Ali Velshi. Likewise, her mother works as a professional personal shopper for Saks Fifth Avenue in Chevy Chase, Maryland. Moreover, Ilana gained fame because of her father’s reputation.

Ilana dad Wolf and mom Lynn.
Ilana dad Wolf and mom Lynn. Source: NYTimes

The only daughter of the Blitzer family attended Emory University. Ultimately after graduating from Atlanta based university, Ileana pursued her career as a beauty editor.