is a former New York City newspaper reporter who covered some of America's
top stories. His first Page One byline article for the New York Post was on
the infamous Attica Prison revolt. Later, for nearly six months, he
reported daily from the U.S. Federal Court trial of President Richard
Nixon's friend and confidant, U.S. Attorney General John Mitchell, who was
accused of various corrupt practices.
Bob was later
assigned to cover both the Pope and Queen Elizabeth on their official
visits to New York. He also covered Presidents, Senators and Mayors alike
during his years as a journalist.
science subjects, he wrote dozens of major articles on breakthroughs in
astronomy, physics, molecular biology and human reproduction.
In the midst of
his journalism career, Bob entered the U.S. Navy for four years. On board a
nuclear-armed guided-missile destroyer, he toured the coasts of Africa, the
Middle East, India, Sri Lanka and other distant spots, while writing,
editing and printing a daily shipboard newspaper.
He later entered
the Public Relations world as a medical and beverage copywriter, and
eventually formed his own PR agency together with his wife, specializing in
the travel, food and beverage industries.
articles have appeared in New York Magazine, the New York Times and other
prestigious publications, and he now provides services free-of-charge to
numerous arts and charitable organizations.
He is currently
working on a novel and other fiction writing.
Ursula Waldmeyer-Garrett, a native of Switzerland, has been
living in the United States for years. Her fluency in several
languages--English, German, Swiss-German, French and Italian--make her
adept at negotiating the mine-fields of international travel writing, where
nuance and style alike are particularly important in conveying subtle
gradients of information.
She has written for a number of international travel
companies, tourism offices and government publications.
In non-travel fields, Ursula has been a New York Times
contributor of articles on gardening, and has also seen her byline in
Flower&Garden, the New York Post, Woman's World, and elsewhere.
With her husband Ursula co-authored several books in the
medical/health field and ghost-wrote psychiatric texts for that
discipline's top practitioners.
Together they founded their New York based public relations
and sales promotion company, specializing in beverage, food an travel
Robert Garrett & Ursula
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