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Edward S. Gordon

Edward S. Gordon, American educator. Member school board, Skokie, Illinois, 1956-1962; Served with United States Air Force, 1942-1945. Ford Foundation research fellow, 1962.; Member American Marketing Association (Vice-President Chicago chapter 1968-1969), National Retail Merchants. Association (careers committee 1963), American Association University Professors, Sales and Marketing Executives Association, Association Industrial Advertisers.

Background

  • Gordon, Edward S. was born on May 2, 1919 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Hyman and Hannah (Schulman) Gordon.

  • Education

    • Master of Business Administration, University of Chicago, 1940.

    Career

    • Service specialist Spiegel, Inc., 1940-1941. Teacher Austin Junior College, 1941-1942. Chairman, professor marketing Roosevelt University, Chicago, 1945-1976, associate dean Walter E. Heller College of Business Administration, 1965-1970, acting dean, 1970.

      Owner American Research Associates, 1947, Readers Xposure Reports, 1971-1976. Analyst Firestone Tire consultant research director Haywood Public Company, 1955-1963. Marketing consultant Arthur Retlaw & Associates, 1969-1976.

    Works

    • Author: Home Improvement Course for Professional Plumbing and Heating Salesmen. Principles of Marketing. Your Efforts
    • A Demographic Study of the Optometric Profession.

      A Statistical Study of Osteopathic Physicians.

    Membership

    Member school board, Skokie, Illinois, 1956-1962. Served with United States Air Force, 1942-1945. Ford Foundation research fellow, 1962.

    Member American Marketing Association (Vice-President Chicago chapter 1968-1969), National Retail Merchants. Association (careers committee 1963), American Association University Professors, Sales and Marketing Executives Association, Association Industrial Advertisers.

    Connections

    • Married Frances Fogel, August 31, 1941. Children: Barbara, Kenneth, Joseph.
    • father: Hyman Gordon
    • mother: Hannah (Schulman) Gordon
    • spouse: Frances Fogel
    • children: Barbara Gordon
    • Kenneth Gordon
    • Joseph Gordon
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    Born March 2, 1919
    Died August 18, 1976
    (aged 57)
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