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Marie Catherine Drennan

Marie Catherine Drennan, American freelance journalist. Recipient award, Night Flight radio program as benefit to State tourist industry Michigan House of Representatives, 1971, Governor William G. Milliken, 1972. Member of National Association of Female Executives, National Writers Club, National Humane Society, National History Society, Founders Society of Detroit Institute Arts, Adcrafters Club, Detroit Press Club.

Background

  • Drennan, Marie Catherine was born on February 5, 1934 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Matthew Christopher and Marie Katherine (Sommers) Drennan.

  • Education

    • Student, Fort Wayne Art School, 1942—1943.

    Career

    • Announcer Radio Fort Wayne, WANE, 1950—1956, traffic manager, 1952—1956. Copywriter, 1951—1956. Hostess Transworld Airlines, Kansas City, Missouri, Detroit, 1956—1958.

      Co-owner, vice president Tops 'n' Talent, 1959—1967. Writer, editor, coordinator special promotions Ross Roy, Inc., 1969—1973. Writer, editor, coordinator promotion, special projects, marketing services and sales development Detroit Free Press, 1975—1983.

      Freelance writer, coordinator promotion, special projects, since 1984.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of National Association of Female Executives, National Writers Club, National Humane Society, National History Society, Founders Society of Detroit Institute Arts, Adcrafters Club, Detroit Press Club.
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    Born February 5, 1934
    • 1950 - 1956
      Announcer Radio Fort Wayne
    • 1951 - 1956
      copywriter
    • 1956 - 1958
      hostess Transworld Airlines
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1969 - 1973
      writer
    • 1975 - 1983
      writer
    • 1984
      freelance writer, promotion
    • 1984
      coordinator, promotion
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