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Robert Oliver Borson

Robert Oliver Borson, American communication executive, consultant. Member Napa County Landmarks, Inc., Napa Valley Opera House Association.

Background

  • Borson, Robert Oliver was born on October 5, 1938 in Tyler, Minnesota, United States. Son of Albert Oliver and Hazel Inga (Esping) Borson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota, 1960.

    Career

    • Writer, editor of employee publications Kemper Insurance, Chicago, 1960-1964. Associate editor of Very Important Person magazine HMH Publishing Company, 1964-1965. Assistant editor of Sweden Now magazine Industria Press, Stockholm, 1965-1968.

      Foreign correspondent Madrid, 1968-1970. Editor Pacific Business magazine California City of C., Sacramento, 1970-1972. Senior communications officer BankAmerica Corporation, San Francisco, 1972-1979, chief speechwriter, 1979-1982.

      Principal Borson Communications, Napa, California, since 1982. Board directors Napa County Landmarks, Inc.

    Major achievements

    • Avocations: travel, international relations, science, literature, outdoor activities.

    Works

    • Contributor articles professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Napa County Landmarks, Inc., Napa Valley Opera House Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: travel, international relations, science, literature, outdoor activities.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Jean Erickson, June 26, 1960 (divorced December 1976). Children: Nathan Scott, Niklas Erik. Married Susan Arlene Haynes, June 15, 1984.
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    Born October 5, 1938
    • 1960
      Concordia College
    • 1960 - 1964
      Writer
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1964 - 1965
      associate, editor of Very Important Person magazine HMH Publishing Company
    • 1965 - 1968
      assistant, editor of Sweden Now magazine Industria Press
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1968 - 1970
      foreign correspondent Madrid
    • 1970 - 1972
      editor Pacific Business magazine California C. of C.
      Sacramento, California, United States
    • 1972 - 1979
      senior, communications officer BankAmerica Corporation
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1982
      principal Borson Communications
      Napa, California, United States
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