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Thomas Edison Wark

Thomas Edison Wark, American editor, writer, consultant.

Background

  • Wark, Thomas Edison was born on September 3, 1934 in Detroit, Michigan, United States.

  • Career

    • Reporter, editor Clinton Herald, Iowa, 1952-1963. Metropolitan editor Detroit Free Press, 1963-1970. News editor New York Times, New York City, 1970-1975.

      Senior editor Philadelphia Inquirer, 1975-1987. Editor-in-chief Kelly Communications, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1987-1988. President PeriCom, Inc., St. Davids, Pennsylvania, since 1988.

    Connections

    • Son of Homer and Gertrude Clara (Wiltgen) W. Divorced; children: John, Catherine, Laura, David, Mark, Steven, Patricia. Married Lois Gail Sutherland, September 12, 1970.
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    Born September 3, 1934
    • 1952 - 1963
      Reporter
      Iowa, United States
    • 1963 - 1970
      metropolitan editor Detroit Free Press
    • 1970 - 1975
      news editor New York Times
    • 1975 - 1987
      senior, editor Philadelphia Inquirer
    • 1987 - 1988
      editor-in-chief Kelly Communications
      Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
    • 1988
      president, PeriCom
      Pennsylvania, United States