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Robert Edward Ewing

Robert Edward Ewing, American former publishing company executive. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member St. Lawrence University Alumni Council, Alpha Tau Omega.

Background

  • Ewing, Robert Edward was born on November 29, 1921 in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, United States. Son of Edward Graham and Edith (Powell) Ewing.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, St. Lawrence University, 1943.

    Career

    • Copywriter Schwab & Beatty, Advertising, New York City, 1946-1947. General manager McGraw Hill Book Company, 1948-1968, vice president, 1968-1970. President Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, New York City, 1970-1982, chairman board, chief executive officer, 1983-1985.

    Membership

    Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member St. Lawrence University Alumni Council, Alpha Tau Omega.

    Connections

    • Married Virginia Ann Harwood, January 6, 1942. Children: Robert Edward, John Harwood, William Michael, Andrew Graham, Jean Ann, Edward Clinton.
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    Born November 29, 1921
    • 1943
      St. Lawrence University
    • 1946 - 1947
      Copywriter, Schwab & Beatty
    • 1970 - 1982
      president, Van Nostrand Reinhold Company