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Joseph Eugene Nigg

Joseph Eugene Nigg, American executive editor. Member Rocky Mountain Writers Guild (Mary Chase Author of Year 1984), Colorado Authors League (Non-Fiction Book of Year award 1983, 85, 89, Short Story of the Year award 1996).

Background

  • Nigg, Joseph Eugene was born on October 27, 1938 in Davenport, Iowa, United States. Son of Joseph John and Hollis Ellen (Garnant) Nigg.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Kent State University, 1960. Master of Fine Arts, St. University Iowa, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University Denver, 1975.

    Career

    • Reporter Bay City (Michigan) Times, 1958. Secondary teacher English Nunda (New York ) Center School, 1963-1965. Instructor English Western State College, Gunnison, Colorado, 1965-1967, 68-70, University Denver, 1970-1975.

      Freelance writer Wordshaping, Denver, 1975-1979. Associate editor Liniger's Real Estate, 1979-1981. Editor-in-chief RE/MAX International Inc., 1981-1989, executive editor, since 1989, Free Flight Press, Denver, since 1989.

    Works

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Rocky Mountain Writers Guild (Mary Chase Author of Year 1984), Colorado Authors League (Non-Fiction Book of Year award 1983, 85, 89, Short Story of the Year award 1996).

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Gayle Marie Madsen, August 1960 (divorced 1979). Children: Joseph Conrad, Michael Scott. Married Esther Patricia Muzzillo, October 1989.
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    Born October 27, 1938
    • 1960
      Kent State University
    • 1963
      St. University Iowa
    • 1975
      University Denver
    • 1958
      Reporter Bay City (Michigan) Times
    • 1963 - 1965
      secondary teacher, English Nunda (New York ) Center School
    • 1965 - 1967
      instructor, English Western State College
      Gunnison, Colorado, United States
    • 1970 - 1975
      instructor, English Western State College
    • 1975 - 1979
      freelance writer, Wordshaping
      Denver, Colorado, United States
    • 1979 - 1981
      associate, editor Liniger's Real Estate
    • 1989
      editor-in-chief RE/MAX Intern, ational Incorporated
      Denver, Colorado, United States
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