E.J. Schultz

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Beverage, Automotive and Sports Marketing

E.J. Schultz is the Assistant Managing Editor, Marketing at Ad Age and covers beverage, automotive and sports marketing. He is a former reporter for McClatchy newspapers, including the Fresno Bee, where he covered business and state government and politics, and the Island Packet in South Carolina. He has won awards from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers, the Jesse H. Neal Awards, the Association of Capitol Reporters and Editors, the California Newspaper Publishers Association, the South Carolina Press Association and Investigative Reporters and Editors. A native of Cincinnati, Schultz has an economics degree from Xavier University and a masters in journalism from Northwestern University.

Trending: Reebok’s plant-based shoe and Sizzler’s flame-out

Trending: Reebok’s plant-based shoe and Sizzler’s flame-out

How Acura is marketing its newest sedan in an SUV world

How Acura is marketing its newest sedan in an SUV world

Anheuser-Busch’s first Black female brewmaster on the beer industry’s diversity gap

Anheuser-Busch’s first Black female brewmaster on the beer industry’s diversity gap

Watch: How the pandemic is reshaping the food and beverage industry

Watch: How the pandemic is reshaping the food and beverage industry

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Trending: Flights to nowhere and Lowes’ surprise Fashion Week hit

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Ford packs a patriotic punch as election nears and U.S. production ramps up

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Gatorade punches back at Bodyarmor as sports drink battle intensifies

Trending: Rick and Morty Pringles and brand-backed virtual field trips

Trending: Rick and Morty Pringles and brand-backed virtual field trips

Nissan: Heisman House

Nissan: Heisman House

Behind Nissan’s move to keep 'Heisman House’ campaign alive amid college football uncertainty

Behind Nissan’s move to keep 'Heisman House’ campaign alive amid college football uncertainty

Trending: Jeep drives climate change message with Carl Sagan ad, and Bloomingdale’s masks up with voter plea

Trending: Jeep drives climate change message with Carl Sagan ad, and Bloomingdale’s masks up with voter plea

Coca-Cola names ex-Reebok exec Melanie Boulden to lead North American marketing

Coca-Cola names ex-Reebok exec Melanie Boulden to lead North American marketing

Sponsors, teams and leagues get creative to compensate for empty seats

Sponsors, teams and leagues get creative to compensate for empty seats

How to plan ads for an uncertain Super Bowl: just assume it’s happening

How to plan ads for an uncertain Super Bowl: just assume it’s happening