Greg is co-founder and executive editor of BoomerCafé. Greg is a recognized leader in national television news.
Greg began his career as a producer, then a correspondent for 23 years with ABC News, where he won two national Emmy Awards, the Distinguished Service Award from the Society of Professional Journalists, and a host of other honors.
For ABC’s World News Tonight, Good Morning America, Nightline, 20/20, and other ABC programs, Greg covered stories in more than 60 countries and in 49 states.
Then, Greg became chief correspondent and anchor for the weekly program “World Report” on HDNet, the all-high definition satellite and cable television network. He produced and reported documentaries about everything from the ports controversy in Dubai to the coca farmer who became Bolivia’s president, from the legacy of Agent Orange in Vietnam to the phenomenon of assisted suicide in Switzerland, from the drug war in Colombia to the post-Apartheid era in South Africa, as well as programs in the United States about everything from living wage campaigns to bird flu to the controversy over immigration to the growth of pornography. For six years he also hosted a weekly Emmy Award-winning discussion program on Rocky Mountain PBS.
In between ABC and HDNet, Greg was the ratings leading talk show host during his time slot at 50,000 watt KOA Radio in Denver, twice winning the ‘Award of Excellence’ from the Colorado Broadcasters Association. He also wrote opinion columns for The Denver Post, the Rocky Mountain News, and the nationally syndicated Scripps Howard News Service. He also produced and reported for National Geographic Television.
Greg has advised corporate clients that have included the American Water Works Association, AT&T, BonaKemi USA, the Broadmoor Hotel, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints , Colorado Railcar, CSX Transportation, Daniels & Associates, Destination Hotels & Resorts, Farmers Insurance, Frontier Airlines, Gambro BCT, Habitat for Humanity, Hewlett-Packard, the NBA, PCL Construction, Philip Morris USA, Projects in Knowledge, RE/MAX International, SAT.1 (German TV), Sikorsky Aircraft, Swiss Broadcasting Corporation, and Teledyne Water Pik.
Greg, as EVP/Executive Editor of BoomerCafé, is responsible for continuously updating relevant editorial content and managing editors and news sources. His personal website is GregDobbs.net.
Greg’s latest book is Life in the Wrong Lane.