Howard Schmertz and his father managed, protected and developed the Millrose Games for over half a century between the two. Howard Schmertz, at the age of 88, has died. A champion of indoor track and field and all things Millrose until his death, Howard was friend of athletes, coaches and media.
Here is a fine piece from the Armory.com on Howard Schmertz, a real friend of the sport:
Remembering Howard Schmertz