Greg Schmalz became a recognized expert in just about every aspect of the Public Relations industry.
Schmalz Communications mission is to provide superior public relations services in a manner that generates maximum positive exposure and results in long-term client relationships.
His career began at the age of 14, as a sportswriter for several Northern New Jersey newspapers. At 19, Greg covered the New York Jets football beat for the Herald-News in Passaic, N.J. During his seven seasons traveling with the Jets, Greg made the transition to broadcasting and worked alongside play-by-play announcer Marty Glickman.
Greg later worked at ABC Radio Network Sports where, as the Senior Producer, he produced Howard Cosell's daily network program; served as ABC Radio's street reporter in the metropolitan New York area; and coordinated production for the 1984 Olympic Games in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia and Los Angeles and the 1988 Olympic Games in Calgary, Canada and Seoul, South Korea. He also provided television voice-over talent while at ABC and continues to do commercial voice-overs on cable TV.
More recently, Greg had his own award-winning web site on INJersey, the online presence of the Asbury Park Press. A former agency vice president, Greg serves as consultant to some of the industry's largest public relations firms such as Hill and Knowlton and Cohn & Wolfe. He has also assisted small to mid-size agencies such as Peppercomm, MWW Group, Utopia Communications, and First Team Marketing and Communications. Greg is a former adjunct professor at New York University, where he taught a post-graduate course in sports and special events public relations, and at Fairleigh Dickinson University where he taught an undergraduate course in sports marketing.