Neil Hershberg, Senior Vice President, Global Media, manages worldwide media relations for Business Wire, including building strategic relations with international partners. With more than 25 years in the news industry prior to joining Business Wire in 1998, Neil is an expert in global media relations.
Neil began his journalism career as a Newsman with United Press International, New York. Hershberg later joined Newsweek, New York, where he remained for more than 11 years serving in several editorial and executive positions.
Neil earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York and a Master of Science degree in Urban Affairs from Hunter College, New York.