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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.

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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 the senior editor of media & entertainment at Forbes and author of two books: Michael Jackson, Inc and the Jay Z biography Empire State of Mind. In a decade at Forbes, Zack has investigated topics from pension fund scandals to Katy Perry's touring business to Wu-Tang Clan's secret album. His work has also appeared in the Washington Post, Billboard, Sports Illustrated, McSweeney's and Vibe; he's served as an expert source for BBC, NPR, MTV, NY Times and 60 Minutes, and as a speaker at SXSW, TEDx, Georgetown, Harvard and Yale, his alma mater. A recovering child actor, he played the title role in film Lorenzo's Oil (1992). Get Zack's quarterly newsletter | Read his full bio

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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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