James C. Sammartino has more than 25 years of experience in sales, marketing and sports management. His background includes advertising sales and marketing at GOLF Magazine and golf.com, as well as publisher of Men’s Fitness Magazine. In addition, Sammartino has held management roles at Guideposts (founded by Dr. Norman Vincent Peale, author of “The Power of Positive Thinking”); MAXIM, maxim.com and the Reader’s Digest Association.
Sammartino is on the vestry of Christ Church in Short Hills, and the Board of Cento Amici, a non-profit that raises scholarship funds for New Jersey high schools and colleges. In addition, Sammartino is a member of the New York Athletic Club and Essex County Country Club in West Orange, NJ.
Sammartino received his bachelor’s degree in business and Latin American studies from Tulane University.