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Leslie Wright Dow

Leslie Wright Dow, American communications company executive, photographer, writer.

Background

  • Dow, Leslie Wright was born on April 28, 1938 in New York City. Daughter of Charles Leslie Kerr and Margaret Scott (MacArthur) Wright.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, Colby-Sawyer College, 1957. Certified, Katharine Gibbs School, 1958.

    Career

    • Production assistant Time Incorporated, New York York City, 1958-1960. Executive assistant Jefferson-Standard Broadcasting Company, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1960-1968, Great Britain Wilkins Inc., Charlotte, 1981—1982. President, public relations consultant Wright Communications, Inc., 1982—2006.

    Works

    • Contributor photography to magazines and professional journals. Contributor articles to magazines.

    Membership

    Board directors Charlotte Symphony Women's Association, 1964-1971, Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, 1965. Member Auxiliary of the Mint Museum, Charlotte, since 1965. Trustee Colby-Sawyer College, 1997—2006.

    Member National Association of Female Executives, American Society Interior Designers (director public relations Carolinas chapter l984-88), American Business Women's Association, American Society Magazine Photographers, Professional Photographers North Carolina, Professional Photographers American.

    Connections

    • Married William Arthur Dow, 1987. 1 child, John M. Haywood.
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    Born April 28, 1938
    • 1957
      Colby-Sawyer College
    • 1958
      Katharine Gibbs School
    • 1958 - 1960
      Production assistant, Time Incorporated
    • 1960 - 1968
      executive, assistant Jefferson-Standard Broadcasting Company
      Charlotte, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
    • 1981 - 1982
      executive, assistant Jefferson-Standard Broadcasting Company
      Charlotte, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
    • 1982 - 2006
      president, Wright Communications
    • 1982 - 2006
      public relations consultant, Wright Communications