Bill Rancic

Bill Rancic
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Bill Rancic Biography

William Rancic (born 1972) is an American entrepreneur who was the first candidate hired in national television by The Trump Organization at the conclusion of the first season of Donald Trump's reality business show, The Apprentice.

Rancic was born in Chicago, Illinois, grew up in the suburb Orland Park, to a Croatian-Irish family.

Rancic attended Bradley University in Peoria. Illinois for his freshman year of college, majoring in Criminal Justice with a focus on going to Law School. During this time Ranic's father took a teaching job at Loyola University Chicago, allowing Rancic the free tuition benefit enjoyed by all dependents of faculty members. During his college years Rancic worked at FAO Schwartz as a security guard who was focused on preventing shoplifting. Read Full Bio >>

Bill Rancic Trivia

  • Named "The Apprentice," as winner of the talent search of over 215,000 candidates and against 15 other contestants to run one of billionaire Donald Trump's companies and earn an annual salary of $250,000.
  • Founder of eight years ago in a 400 square foot studio apartment, it has grown into a multi-million dollar national operation and made him a millionaire.
  • Applied to be on "The Bachelor" (2002) prior to participating in "The Apprentice" (2004).
  • Got a bachelors degree from Loyola University in Chicago.
  • He is Irish and Croatian

Bill Rancic Photos

  • Giuliana Rancic, Bill Rancic

    70th Annual Golden Globes Awards NBC Universal Afterparty - Arrivals

  • Bill Rancic, Giuliana Rancic

    Bill and Giuliana Rancic Visits NBC in New York City on November 20, 2012

  • Giulianna Rancic and Bill Rancic

    2012 Do Something Awards - Arrivals

  • Bill Rancic and Giuliana Rancic

    37th Annual Gracie Awards Gala - Arrivals

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    Giuliana Rancic and Bill Rancic Host "Fashion's Night Out" at the Shoppes at the Palazzo in Las Vegas on September 8, 2011

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    Giuliana Rancic and Bill Rancic Host "Stereo Loves Saturday" at Azure Luxury Pool in Las Vegas on May 7, 2011

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