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George Herbert Van Wagner

George Herbert Van Wagner, American publishing executive. Board directors United Way, Monroe, since 1988, Ouchita Enterprise Corporation, Monroe, since 1989, Opportunities Industrialization Center, Monroe, since 1989. Member American Newspaper Publications Association, Southern Newspaper Publications Association, Louisiana Press Association, Monroe Chamber of Commerce.

Background

  • Wagner, George Herbert Van was born on July 14, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of George H. and Marie A. (Cannon) Van Wagner.

  • Education

    • BJ, University Illinois, 1960.

    Career

    • With Chicago Tribune, 1960-1983, advertising director, 1979-1983. General manager Arkansas Gazette, Little Rock, 1984-1986. President, public News Star, Monroe, Louisiana, since 1987.

    Membership

    Board directors United Way, Monroe, since 1988, Ouchita Enterprise Corporation, Monroe, since 1989, Opportunities Industrialization Center, Monroe, since 1989. Member American Newspaper Publications Association, Southern Newspaper Publications Association, Louisiana Press Association, Monroe Chamber of Commerce.

    Personality

    Interests

    Flyfishing.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara A. Loth, April 18, 1964. Children: Jeffrey C., Steven C., Catherine A.
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    • 1960
      University Illinois
    • 1984 - 1986
      general manager, Arkansas Gazette
      Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
    • 1987
      president
      Monroe, Michigan, United States