JBC Author Rich Cohen
On Sunday October 23rd at noon, the FJCC welcomes Jewish Book Council author Rich Cohen, who will discuss his book “The Adventures of Herbie Cohen: World’s Greatest Negotiator.”
Rich Cohen is a New York Times bestselling author. He is the co-creator of the HBO series Vinyl, and a contributing editor at Rolling Stone magazine.
This book is part biography and part family memoir, centering on his father, an international deal-making guru. Herbie Cohen learned his legendary negotiating skills as the leader of a Jewish gang on the streets of Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. In his adulthood, he’s helped resolve major strikes and consulted for countless corporations and government agencies. The stories of Herbie Cohen, his childhood friends and his escapades in the US Army, are the starting point of The Adventures of Herbie Cohen: World’s Greatest Negotiator.