In 1987 he retired from the firm he founded to compete in the gruelling Paris-Dakar auto race. He subsequently wrote the book Against Gravity about this experience. In 1991 he founded McCabe & Company in New York. He now spends his time between New York City and his home in Marblehead, MA.
^Parpis, Eleftheria (2004-10-25). "Ed McCabe: On the Spot.". Adweek45 (40).
There are numerous numerical mistakes in the information about me. First, I was born in 1938 not 1939. Also, I was inducted into the Copy Hall of Fame in 1974, not 1973. And finally, I retired from Scali, McCabe, Sloves in 1987, not 1985.