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Gil Schwartz

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Gil Schwartz (May 20, 1951 – May 2, 2020), known by his pen name Stanley Bing,[1] was an American business humorist and novelist. He wrote a column for Fortune magazine for more than twenty years.[2] He also worked forEsquire magazine.[3] He was the author of thirteen books, including What Would Machiavelli Do?[4] and The Curriculum'.[5]

Schwartz was senior executive vice president of corporate communications and Chief Communications Officer for CBS.[6]

Bing was born in New York City. He was raised in New Rochelle, New York. Bing studied at Brandeis University. Schwartz died on May 2, 2020 at his home in Santa Monica, California from a heart attack.[7] He was 68.[8]


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  1. New York Times
  2. "Fortune". Archived from the original on 2014-06-01. Retrieved 2020-05-04.
  3. "Media Bistro". Archived from the original on 2015-09-07. Retrieved 2020-05-04.
  4. "HarperCollins". Archived from the original on 2013-05-14. Retrieved 2020-05-04.
  5. HarperCollins[permanent dead link]
  6. CBS
  7. "Gil Schwartz, former CBS communications chief and author, has died at 68". www.cbsnews.com. Retrieved 2020-05-04.
  8. Littleton, Cynthia; Littleton, Cynthia (2020-05-03). "Gil Schwartz, Longtime CBS Executive and Author, Dies at 68". Variety. Retrieved 2020-05-04.