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Richard Owen Pompian

Richard Owen Pompian, American communications executive, educator. Certified in public and graphics 1966, in television 1967, in computer system 1970. Fellowship, National Endowment for Arts, 1978.

Background

  • Pompian, Richard Owen was born on July 17, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Bertram Edwin and Molly Mavis (Pumpian) Pompian.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, University Michigan, 1958. Master of Business Administration in Marketing with distinction, New York University, 1965. Postgraduate in business communication, University Tex, Austin, since 1982.

    Career

    • Intern, 1961; copywriter Dancer-Fitzgerald-Sample, Incorporated, New York York City, 1960—1968. Self-employed advertising consultant, 1968—1969. Advertising agent, principal Pompian Advertising, Inc., 1970—1974.

      President, 1974—1984. Editor Northeast Gazette, 1976—1980, Texas Department Human Services, since 1988. Partner Pompians, Training Consultant, since 1977.

      Director Pompian Pools, Inc., Detroit, 1965—1976. Lecturer advanced writing course Pace University, New York City, 1974—1975. Adjunct assistan professor communication arts St. John's University, New York City, 1979—1980.

      Assistant professor, 1980—1985. Adjunct lecturer journalism Fordham University, New York City, 1979—1980. Adjunct lecturer communication arts Marymount Manhattan College, 1979—1980.

      Lecturer in advantage University Texas, Austin, 1987—1988. 1st lieutenant artillery Army of the United States, 1958-1960.

    Major achievements

    • Certified in public and graphics 1966, in television 1967, in computer system 1970.

    Works

    • Editor: Texas Department Human Service, since 1988, Spotlight on Welfare Reform, volunteer 1, number 1-4, since 1989. Author: Advertising: A First Book, 1970, Writing for Professionals, 1981. Editor: The Rhythm Book, 1971.

      Author: Spotlight on Welfare Reform volunteer 1 numbers 1-4, 1989. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society Technology Communication, New York University Alumni Association, University Michigan Alumni Association, Society General Systems Research, New York Academy of Sciences, Association for Business Communication, Society Professional Journalists, New York University, Phi Kappa Phi, Delta Sigma Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Rita Lillian Beyers, December 20, 1970 (divorced January 1984).
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    • 1958
      University Michigan
    • 1965
      New York University
    • 1960 - 1968
      copywriter, Dancer-Fitzgerald-Sample
    • 1961
      Intern
    • 1965 - 1976
      director, Pompian Pools
      Detroit, Michigan, United States
    • 1968 - 1969
      self-employed advertising consultant
    • 1970 - 1974
      advertising agent
    • 1974 - 1984
      president
    • 1974 - 1975
      lecturer, advanced writing course Pace University
    • 1976 - 1980
      editor Northeast Gazette
    • 1977
      partner, Pompians
    • 1977
      Training Consultant, Pompians
    • 1988
      editor Northeast Gazette
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