Erik Schechter

Red Phantom Public Relations

Erik Schechter

Erik Schechter is founder of Red Phantom Public Relations.

A defense and security affairs specialist, Erik Schechter has written for such publications as Aerospace America, C4ISR Journal, Monocle, Training & Simulation Journal and The Jerusalem Post.

He previously worked as a PR professional for Spector & Associates, handling defense and hi-tech industry clients and covering security-related issues for the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs.

Besides covering advances in military technology and tactics, he has written on issues involving International Humanitarian Law, such as the post-disengagement status of the Gaza Strip and controversial interrogation methods used on suspected terrorists. He has reported from northern Iraq and Guantanamo Bay.

Last Updated: June 30, 2017