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Communications company executive

Malcolm Austin Borg, American Communications company executive.


Borg, Malcolm Austin was born on January 28, 1938 in New York City. Son of Donald Gowen and Flora (Austin) Borg.


Bachelor of Science, Columbia University, 1965. Postgraduate, Harvard Business School, 1970. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Ramapo College, New Jersey, 1985.

Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Fairleigh Dickinson University, 2005.


Editorial trainee, Bergen Record, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1959-1960; general assignment reporter, Bergen Record, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1960-1962; administrative assistant to public, Bergen Record, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1963-1964; assistant public, Bergen Record, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1965-1966; vice president, Bergen Record, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1967-1968; executive vice president, Bergen Record, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1968-1970; president, Bergen Record, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1971-1978; Chief Executive Officer, Bergen Record, Hackensack, New Jersey, since 1971; Chairman of the Board, Bergen Record, Hackensack, New Jersey, since 1975; Chairman of the Board, Gateway Comm., Inc. subsidiary Macromedia Inc., Hackensack, since 1978; Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, Macromedia, Inc., Borg Family holding company, Hackensack, since 1971.


Active numerous civic organizations, since 1965. Board directors Wolfeboro (New Hampshire) Camp School, since 1970. Member Palisades Interstate Park Commission, 1974-2005.

Chairman Submarine Memorial Association, Hackensack, since 1974. Member advisory board School General Studies, Columbia University, since 1981, chairman since 1997, member national campaign committee Fund for Columbia, 1983-1987, 92-98, member alumni advisory board, 1987-1995. Member Newspaper Association American, American Society Newspaper Editors, New Jersey Press.

Association, Bergen County Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1967-1974), New Jersey C. of Chamber (board directors 1977-1979), Hill School Alumni Association (president 1973-1976, trustee 1984-1989), Advertising Council (board directors 1978-1985), Harvard Business School Alumni Association (president 1976-1978), New Jersey Srs. Golf Association, Arcola Country Club (Paramus, New Jersey), Columbia Club (New York City), Englewood Field (New Jersey) Club, Mid Ocean Club (Tucker's Town, Bermuda), Harvard Club (New York City), Bath and Tennis Club (Spring Lake, New Jersey), Knickerbocker Country Club (Tenafly, New Jersey), Manasquan River Golf Club (Brielle, New Jersey), Moselem Springs Golf Club (Fleetwood, Pennsylvania).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, traveling.


Married Sandra Jean Agemian, September 9, 1961. Children— John Austin, Jennifer Ann, Stephen Agemian.

Donald Gowen Borg

Flora (Austin) Borg

Sandra Jean Agemian

John Austin Borg

Stephen Agemian Borg

Jennifer Ann Borg