BOB SCHRECK Editor Extraordinaire
Bob Schreck began his career in marketing, promotions and administration, working for Creation Conventions, Marvel Comics, and Comico, and rose to the position of Marketing Director at Dark Horse Comics in 1990. At Dark Horse, Bob changed gears and became Senior Group Editor, where he edited such projects as Sin City by Frank Miller and Madman by Michael Allred, and won two consecutive Harvey Awards as editor of the groundbreaking anthology Dark Horse Presents. Schreck had a cameo in the movie Sin City 2: A Dame To Kill For.
Bob left Dark Horse in 1996 to co-found Oni Press with Joe Nozemack. There he developed such projects as Clerks: The Comic Book and Jay & Silent Bob with screenwriter and director Kevin Smith, as well as the Harvey Award winning anthology Oni Double Feature and the critically acclaimed Whiteout by Greg Rucka and Steve Leiber.
Bob later worked as an editor on DC’s All Star line which includes Batman & Robin the Boy Wonder by Miller & Lee and Superman by Morrison & Quitely, and Matt Wagner’s Batman & the Monster Men, among many others. After leaving DC, Schreck joined IDW Publishing as a senior editor, where he also wrote the comic book series Jurassic Park: Redemption.
In 2011, Schreck was named editor-in-chief of Legendary Comics, the new graphic novel venture from Legendary Pictures.