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Dennis George Fassett

Dennis George Fassett, American telecommunications consultant. Recipient Outstanding Achievement award City of Westland, 1985, Gold medal Michigan Association Press Photographers, 1988.

Background

  • Fassett, Dennis George was born on July 25, 1935 in Dearborn, Michigan, United States. Son of Ernest E. and Mary (Sleiva) Fassett.

  • Education

    • AS, The Electronics Institute, Detroit, 1958. AD, Pacific States University.A., 1959. Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University Southern California, 1961.

    Career

    • Design engineer Bendix Corporation, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1961-1965, manager technical publications, 1965-1970, manager photo data system, 1970-1975. Managing editor Associate Newspapers, Wayne, 1975-1980. Regional manager Omnicom Cablevision, Inc., Plymouth, 1980-1982.

      President Multi-Vision Cable Systems, Southfield, 1982-1984, Cable Management Association, Belleville, since 1984. Chair Cable Advisory Commission, Westland, Michigan, 1978-1980. Director Tec committee Westland Communications Network, 1980-1985.

    Works

    • Public Conquest Newspaper, 1980. Contributor articles to magazines and journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member Westland Zoning Board Appeals, 1972. Member Police and Fire Retirement Board, Westland, 1970. Mayor City of Belleville, 1995.

    Board directors Family and Neighborhood Commission, Romulus, Michigan, 1978-1980, Wayne/Westland Young Men’s Christian Association, 1977-1979, Easter Seal Society, 1977. With United States Army, 1954-1956. Member Ann Arbor Press Club, Detroit Press Club, National Cable Association, National Association Private Cable, Michigan Press Association (Best Local Editorial award 1975).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, ice hockey, history, politics, woodworking.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Ellen Lipnitz, March 23, 1990. Children: Dennis, Mark, Scott, Jennifer.
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    • 1958
      The Electronics Institute
    • 1959
      Pacific States University
    • 1961
      University Southern California
    • 1961 - 1965
      Design engineer, Bendix Corporation
      Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
    • 1975 - 1980
      managing editor Associate, Newspapers
      Wayne, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1980 - 1982
      regional manager, Omnicom Cablevision
      Plymouth, United Kingdom
    • 1982 - 1984
      president, Multi-Vision Cable Systems
      Southfield, Michigan, United States
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