Syracuse’s Salt City Comic-Con Announces Mike Gold as the Latest Guest

Syracuse’s Salt City Comic-Con is excited to welcome comics legend Mike Gold to the growing list of creators.

Mike Gold has enjoyed an astounding career in comics, and been involved with everything from relaunching The Flash and Green Arrow to co-founding the Chicago Comic-Con. He was worked for numerous comic companies including Valiant/Acclaim, Classics Illustrated, and Image Comics. Gold was group editor and director of editorial development for DC Comics and co-founder of First Comics.

As a social activist, Gold co-founded The National Runaway Switchboard and many causes involving drug education, sex education and youth. In 2011, Mike was awarded the Hero Initiative’s first Humanitarian Award at the Baltimore Comic-Con’s Harvey Award Ceremony.

Currently, Mike is involved with ComicMix, Get the Point Radio and many social causes.

Syracuse’s Salt City Comic-Con, celebrating its fourth year, moves to the Oncenter’s War Memorial building in downtown Syracuse on June 24th and 25th. This pop-culture convention focuses on comics, toys, games, cosplay and collectibles. Pre-sale tickets are available online.

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