Eric R. Gerard brings over 15 years of journalistic and business experience to the Great Ink team. Mr. Gerard joined Great Ink in March of 2000 after seven years as editor-in-chief and associate publisher of Real Estate Weekly, the only weekly publication in the U.S. devoted exclusively to commercial real estate. Prior to that, he served for seven years as editor-in-chief of the Bronx Press-Review, the borough’s only county-wide newspaper, and founded Parkchester Publishing, Inc., a full-service public relations and graphics design company.
Mr. Gerard is a member of many professional, civic and charitable organizations, including the National Realty Club, the Starlight Starbright Children’s Foundation and the Foundation for Education Children with Autism.
A winner of five New York State Press Association awards for both news-writing and photographic excellence, Mr. Gerard earned his BA in Communications from Fordham University in 1984, and his Masters in Journalism from Columbia University in 1988.