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Claude Ernest Erbsen

Claude Ernest Erbsen was Italian journalist. Recipient San Giusto D'Oro award City of Trieste, 1995. Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1961-1965. Member Council Foreign Relations, World Association of Newspapers.

Background

  • Erbsen, Claude Ernest was born on March 10, 1938 in Trieste, Italy. Came to United States, 1951, naturalized, 1956. Son of Henry M. and Laura Elena (Treves) Erbsen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, Amherst College, 1959. Inter-American Press Association scholar, University Andes, Bogota, Colombia, 1960.

    Career

    • Reporter-printer Amherst Journal-Record, 1955-1957. Staff reporter El Tiempo, Bogota, 1960. With Associated Press, 1960-1965, newsman in New York City, Miami, Florida, Washington.

      To chief of bureau Brazil, 1965—1969. Executive representative for Latin American, 1969—1970. Business manager, administrative director Associated Press-Dow Jones Economic Report, London, 1970—1975.

      Deputy director world services Associated Press, New York City, 1975-1980. Vice president, director Associated Press-Dow Jones News Services, 1980—1987. Vice president, director world services Associated Press, 1987—2003, retired, 2003.

      Senior consultant Innovation International Media Consultant Group, since 2003. Board directors World Press Institute, St. Paul.

    Membership

    Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1961-1965. Member Council Foreign Relations, World Association of Newspapers.

    Connections

    • Married Jill J. Prosky, July 16, 1959. 1 daughter, Diana Lisa. Married Hedy Miriam Cohn, April 7, 1970.

      Children: Allan Henry, Michael David.
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    Born March 10, 1938
    • 1959
      Amherst College
    • 1960
      University Andes
    • 1955 - 1957
      Reporter-printer Amherst Journal-Record
    • 1960
      staff reporter El Tiempo
      Bogota, New Jersey, United States
    • 1960 - 1965
      with Associate, d Press
    • 1965 - 1969
      to chief of bureau Brazil
    • 1969 - 1970
      executive, representative for Latin American
    • 1970 - 1975
      business manager, Associated Press-Dow Jones Economic Report
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1970 - 1975
      administrative director, Associated Press-Dow Jones Economic Report
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1975 - 1980
      deputy director, world services Associated Press
    • 1980 - 1987
      vice president, Associated Press-Dow Jones News Services
    • 1980 - 1987
      director, Associated Press-Dow Jones News Services
    • 2003
      senior, consultant Innovation International Media Consultant Group
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