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Charles Richard Ellis

Charles Richard Ellis was American publishing executive. Member Association American Publications (vice chairman 1986-1987, 91, chairman 1991-1994), International Publications Association (vice chairman), Chevalier French Order Arts and Letters, Princeton Club New York.

Background

  • Ellis, Charles Richard was born on July 20, 1935 in New York City. Son of Charles and Ruth Frances (Allen) Ellis.

  • Education

    • AB, Princeton University, 1957. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1961.

    Career

    • Teacher Barnard School, New York City, 1958-1963. Manager Science Research Associates, Chicago, 1963-1968. Executive editor District of Columbia Heath, Boston, 1968-1970.

      Chairman, managing director District of Columbia Heath Ltd., United Kingdom, 1970-1975. Co-managing director Pergamon Press, United Kingdom, 1975-1978. International marketing director Elsevier Public, Amsterdam, 1978-1981.

      President Elsevier Science Public Company, New York City, 1981-1988. Executive vice president John Wiley & Sons, 1988-1990, president, Chief Executive Officer, 1990-1997, senior advisory, 1998—2008. President board trustees Princeton University Press.

      Vice chairman Copyright Clearance Center, Salem, Massachusetts, 1987-1988.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Association American Publications (vice chairman 1986-1987, 91, chairman 1991-1994), International Publications Association (vice chairman), Chevalier French Order Arts and Letters, Princeton Club New York.

    Connections

    • Married Nathalie Likwas, September 15, 1957 (divorced 1963). 1 child, Kenneth; Married Jeanne Marie Laurent, May 28, 1963. Stepchildren: Christopher, Patrick, Shannon, Nicholas Moore.
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    Born July 20, 1935
    Died May 4, 2008
    (aged 72)
    • 1957
      Princeton University
    • 1961
      Columbia University
    • 1958 - 1963
      Teacher, Barnard School
    • 1963 - 1968
      manager, Science Research Associates
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1968 - 1970
      executive, editor District of Columbia Heath
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1970 - 1975
      chairman, District of Columbia Heath Limited
    • 1970 - 1975
      managing director, District of Columbia Heath Limited
    • 1975 - 1978
      co-managing director, Pergamon Press
    • 1978 - 1981
      intern, ational marketing director Elsevier Public
      Amsterdam, New York, United States
    • 1981 - 1988
      president, Elsevier Science Public Company
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