greg hatfield
Male, 63 years old

Experienced marketing manager/ publicist with over 25 years experience, with a strong knowledge of print, broadcast and social and web-based media. Highly skilled in event management, handling complete coordination, logistics, scheduling and programming for some of the country's biggest trade and consumer shows, including BookExpo America, the Craft and Hobby Association's Winter and Summer Trade Show, Comic Con International at San Diego, and many others. I have coordinated consumer events such as the BookExpo America/Writer's Digest Books Writers Conference (now in its eighth year) and our newest event, The Writer's Digest Conference; Impact University, a how-to write and draw comics and graphic novel panel presented at the San Diego Comic Con; plus fine art shows throughout the country. I am a senior publicist with over 15 years experience in the book industry, responsible for book reviews from a variety of publications and arranging author appearances at bookstores, book fairs and trade show. I have arranged author appearances on national television and radio programs, including The Today Show, Good Morning America, The CBS Early Show, Larry King Live, Inside Edition, The Martha Stewart Show, The View, and various DIY Network and HGTV programs. Specialties Strong knowledge of print, broadcast and web-based media; skilled in event management; excellent writing skills. Budgetary acumen, staying within or below budget while not sacrificing services or results.