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Ira Eaker

Ira Eaker was American publishing executive. Served with Field Artillery Army of the United States, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member Woodmont Country Club (Tamarac, Florida).

Background

  • Eaker, Ira was born on January 14, 1922 in New York City. Son of Samuel and Hannah (Conner) Eaker.

  • Education

    • Graduate business school in advertising, City College of New York, 1948.

    Career

    • Advertising sales representative John Morris Chanin Organization, New York City, 1946-1948. Advertising manager Show Business Weekly, 1948-1960. Founder, public, advertising director Back Stage Publications, 1960-1989.

    Works

    • Author: I Used to Be (Memoirs of an Ad-Man on Re-Wind).

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Served with Field Artillery Army of the United States, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member Woodmont Country Club (Tamarac, Florida).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, music, travel, personal mgmt.

    Connections

    • Married Lee Ann Eisenberg, November 24, 1946. Children– Sherry Ellen, Dean Ross.
    Ira Eaker
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    Born January 14, 1922
    Died June 26, 2002
    (aged 80)
    • 1948
      City College of New York
    • 1946 - 1948
      Advertising sales representative John Morris Chanin Organization
    • 1948 - 1960
      advertising manager, Show Business Weekly
    • 1960 - 1989
      founder