Rep Steve Glatzl Passes

Steve Glatzl, a longtime industry veteran and principal, with Mark Friedman, at rep firm The New York Marketing Team, passed away on July 3. He was 70 years old.

Glatzl started his career in the consumer electronics industry in 1968 at former New York City retailer Harvey Electronics, where he worked his way up to the position of general manager.

In 1986, he founded a manufacturers rep company that later merged with the New York Marketing Team, where he actively worked until 2013 and was involved in the key business decisions of the company until his passing.

A Vietnam veteran, he was the recipient of the Purple Heart and Bronze Star and was discharged with the rank of sergeant.

His survivors include his wife, Joan, and sons, David, Eric and Adam.

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  • Liz K

    Steve was one of the nicest guys and hardest working guys in our business. I loved seeing his smiling face at all the shows. He will definitely be missed. My condolences to his family. Rest in Peace Steve!