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Paul Evan Feffer

Paul Evan Feffer, American publishing company executive. Chairman advisory committee United States Information Agency, 1982-1988. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1942-1946. Member Association American Publications (director 1982-1983, chairman international division 1982-1983).

Background

  • Feffer, Paul Evan was born on June 27, 1921 in New York City. Son of Joseph A. and Eve (Max) Feffer.

  • Education

    • Student, Cornell University School Medicine, 1942. Student, United States Coast Guard Academy, 1944. Postgraduate, New York University, 1964.

    Career

    • Vice president Her Majesty Snyder & Company, New York City, 1946-1955. Founder, president Feffer & Simons, Inc. subsidiary Doubleday & Company, 1955-1986, chairman, since 1986. Chairman Baker & Taylor International division W.R. Grace & Company, since 1986.

      Retired, 1992

      Board directors Fleetbooks Ltd., Zurich, Feffer and Simons, B.V., Holland, Victory Public, London, Vakil's Feffer & Simons, Inc., India, Feffer and Simons, Australia and Tokyo. Member government advisory committee American Book Publications Council, 1983-1988.

    Membership

    Chairman advisory committee United States Information Agency, 1982-1988. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1942-1946. Member Association American Publications (director 1982-1983, chairman international division 1982-1983).

    Connections

    • Married Juliette Fein, July 30, 1964. Children: Paula, Hilary, Joseph, Alison, Emily, Nicholas.
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    Born June 27, 1921
    • 1942
      Cornell University School Medicine
    • 1944
      United States Coast Guard Academy
    • 1964
      New York University
    • 1946 - 1955
      Vice president, Her Majesty Snyder & Company
    • 1986
      chairman, Baker & Taylor International division W.R. Grace & Company
    • 1992
      retired
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