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ZACK O’MALLEY GREENBURG has served as an expert source for 60 MinutesBBC, Bloomberg, Good Day New YorkMTVNPRReuters, and other print, audio and video outlets. He has also appeared as a guest speaker at Yale College, Harvard Business School, Berklee College of Music, the New School, Georgetown University, Year Up Boston and Howard University.

He’s available for radio/television interviews and commentary on the music business, as well as speaking engagements related to his books.

For Michael Jackson, Inc.-related inquiries, contact Yona Deshommes at Simon & Schuster:

For Jay-Z book-related inquiries, contact Jackie Burke at Penguin:

To inquire about Zack’s availability for a speaking engagement, please send your request via email to: zogspeaking[AT]gmail[DOT]com

If you’d like to schedule an interview with Zack relating to one of his or Forbes magazine stories, please contact Wendy Furrer and Christina Vega:
wfurrer[at]forbes[DOT]com and/or cvega[AT]forbes[DOT]com

Zack does not review albums. As much as he’d like to, Zack cannot help you get a record deal (Mark Twain can tell you why). And Zack usually deletes unsolicited story pitches, so please refrain from sending them. For all other inquiries, use the address below:

Zack O'Malley Greenburg is a Forbes senior editor and author of the Jay Z biography Empire State of Mind and Michael Jackson, Inc. Zack covers the business of entertainment for Forbes, where he's investigated topics from pension fund scandals to Justin Bieber's venture capital career to the mechanics of Diddy's empire. His work has also appeared in the Washington Post, Billboard, Sports Illustrated, Vibe and McSweeney's; he's served as an expert source for BBC, NPR, MTV, VH1 and CBS's 60 Minutes, and as a speaker at SXSW, TEDx, Harvard and Yale (he graduated from the latter with a degree in American Studies). A recovering child actor, Zack played the title role in the film Lorenzo's Oil (1992). Full bio here.

Speaking Engagements

Zack is available for speaking engagements related to music, business and media, as well as his books, Empire State of Mind and Michael Jackson, Inc. To inquire about his availability, please click here.


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