Edward Barry Cohen, American advertising executive. Recipient Gold medal International Film Festival, 1977; New York Art Directors Club award, 1978; Triangle award Medical World News, 1979, 80; numerous other awards. Served with United States National Guard, 1960-1961.; Member Pharmaceutical Advertising Council, Medical Advertising Agency Association (representative).
Copy trainee G.M. Basford Company, 1961. Advertising manager All-Rite Pen Company, 1962-1964. Copywriter, manager inhouse agency Silvray-Litecraft Company, 1964-1965.
Copywriter William Douglas McAdams, 1965-1969. Copy supervisor Batten, Barton, Durstine & Osborn, 1969-1970, Sudler & Hennessey, New York City, 1970-1973. Senior vice president, director creative services Wesson, Cohen, Neglia, Incorporated, New York York City, 1973-1981.
Senior vice president, director creative services/copy (consumer and medical) Carrafiello-Diehl & Associates, Inc., Irvington-on-Hudson, New York, 1981-1983. Executive vice president, creative services MED Communications, Inc., Woodbridge, New Jersey, 1983-1989, president, chief creative officer DevCom, Inc., Paoli, Pennsylvania, since 1989. Guest lecturer various institutions, since 1975.