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Dean Stratton Sims

Dean Stratton Sims, American public relations executive. Member International Public Relations Association, Public Relations Consultant Association London, Institute Public Relations, Asociación Mexicana de Relaciones Públicas, Public Relations Society of America, National Press Club, Kansas City Press Club, Exporers Club, English-Speaking Union (president Tulsa chapter), Phi Kappa Psi.

Background

  • Sims, Dean Stratton was born on September 30, 1921 in Herrin, Illinois, United States. Son of Dewey Simon and Mary Viola (Porter) Sims.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, University Kansas, 1945.

    Career

    • Reporter, The Kansas City (Missouri) Star, 1943-1945. Editor, publicist Kansas City (Missouri) Power & Light Company, 1946-1951. Public relations manager National Management Association, Dayton, Ohio, 1951-1957.

      Public relations manager Marathon Oil Corporation, Findlay, Ohio, 1959-1965. Chairman Public Relations International, Ltd., Tulsa, since 1965, chairman Public Relations International of Texas, Houston, Public Relations International (United Kingdom) Ltd., London, Public Counselors Association Great Britain, Public Relations International of Colorado Ltd., Denver. Trustee, University Kansas William Allen White Foundation.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member International Public Relations Association, Public Relations Consultant Association London, Institute Public Relations, Asociación Mexicana de Relaciones Públicas, Public Relations Society of America, National Press Club, Kansas City Press Club, Exporers Club, English-Speaking Union (president Tulsa chapter), Phi Kappa Psi.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Rebecca Taylor, May 18, 1945. Children– Susan, Jeri, David.
    • father: Dewey Simon Sims
    • mother: Mary Viola (Porter) Sims
    • spouse: Mary Rebecca Taylor
    • children: Susan Sims
    • Jeri Sims
    • David Sims
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    Born September 30, 1921
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