Bob Shabazian has been a member of the Museum’s editorial advisory board since 1991. After graduating from Rutgers University in 1950 with a degree in journalism, he worked at the Newark (NJ) News, his last position there as business and financial editor. In 1973, Shabazian joined the public relations staff at the American Stock Exchange. He retired from the Exchange as Managing Director, Exchange Communications in 1997, thereafter continuing as a consultant for two years. A member of the New York Financial Writers' Association, he also held memberships in the Society of American Business Editors and Writers and the National Press Club.