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Everett Martin Sims

Everett Martin Sims, American publishing company executive. Decorated Air medal Croix de Guerre, (France). Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945; Served with United States Air Force, 1950-1951, European Theatre of Operations.

Background

  • Sims, Everett Martin was born on June 27, 1920 in Morristown, New Jersey, United States. Son of Walter Leonard and Amy Ethel (Coleman) Sims.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Drew University, Madison, New Jersey, 1941. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1947.

    Career

    • Director project planning division Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1950-1960, assistant vice president, 1956-1960. With Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Incorporated, New York York City, 1960-1982, vice president, 1970-1980, senior vice president, 1980-1982. Director college department, 1970-1982.

      President Media Systems Corporation, 1974-1977, chairman, 1977-1981. President Telamon Enterprises, Inc., since 1982.

    Membership

    Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945. Served with United States Air Force, 1950-1951, European Theatre of Operations.
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    Died February 18, 2002
    (aged 81)
    • 1941
      Drew University
    • 1947
      Harvard University
    • 1950 - 1960
      Director, project planning division Prentice-Hall
      Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States
    • 1960 - 1982
      with Harcourt Brace Jovanovich

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