John Schiumo

Global Strategy Group
Vice President of Communications & Public Affairs


John is a veteran journalist with more than two decades of experience as a television news anchor and reporter in New York. He left CBS News to join Global Strategy Group in October 2018.

As a freelance national correspondent for CBS News, his stories aired in more than 250 markets across the country. Prior to that, John hosted more than 3,600 live shows as an anchor for NY1 News. In 2005, he created and hosted The Call, the news industry’s first interactive newscast.

John reported live from the World Trade Center during the September 11th terror attacks and then anchored New York Tonight, a primetime nightly newscast to document the recovery and rebuilding efforts. He also reported from St. Peter’s Square during Pope John Paul’s funeral and from Nova Scotia after the crash of Swissair Flight 111.

Some of John’s clients at GSG include the Helmsley Charitable Trust, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the New York Botanical Garden, T-Mobile, Travelers, and Everytown for Gun Safety.

John also taught at the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY for eight years.

He is based in GSG’s New York office.