The Cato Institute Announces New Director of Marketing

March 10, 2006

Media Contact: (202) 789-5200

WASHINGTON — The Cato Institute is pleased to announce the addition to its staff of Bob Garber as director of marketing. 

Prior to joining Cato, Garber served in senior marketing positions for a number of nationally recognized organizations. Most recently, he was director of marketing and public information for the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. While at the museum, he directed its national and international marketing and advertising, and was responsible for its direct outreach to professional groups and constituent organizations.  

In addition, Garber has served as director of marketing for the Washington Speakers Bureau. He has worked also marketing and writing for several publishing and professional training organizations during his career, including ESI International and Federal Publications Inc.  

He received his undergraduate degree in literature from the George Washington University.   

“Bob Garber is a recognized leader in Washington’s marketing communications field and we are delighted to have him as part of Cato’s team.  Bob has the talent to raise Cato’s visibility with a wide range of programs and products,” says Ed Crane, Cato’s president and CEO. 

Garber is available to comment on all marketing issues. To reach him for comment, please contact the Cato media relations office at 202-789-5200.