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Gerald William Crane

Gerald William Crane, American publisher, printing executive. Recipient certified of appreciation United States Small Business Administration, 1977, President Jimmy Carter-White House Conference on Small Business, 1980, DeKalb County Government-Cable Advisory Council, 1986, Section of State, State of Georgia, 1990.

Background

  • Crane, Gerald William was born on August 30, 1938 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of William Clinton and Mary Louise (Kenney) Crane.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Emory University, 1960.

    Career

    • Sales advisor Decator News Public Company, Inc., Decatur, Georgia, 1964-1966, manager advisory sales, 1966-1968, business manager, 1968-1969, executive vice president, 1970-1975, president, since 1975, Southside Sun Public Company, Decatur, 1969-1990, Motor Media, Decatur, 1989-1990. Partner Fran Wilkes Advisory. Board directors Georgia Press., Certified Audit Circulation.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member board public relations DeKalb Boy Scouts. Member board public commission DeKalb History Society, Decatur. Chair DeKalb Cable ADv.

    Board; member nominating committee DeKalb Kudos Committee for Economic Development With United States Army, 1956-1960. Member.Suburban Newsmakers American (advisory council), DeKalb County of C. (certified of appreciation 1988), Stone Mountain Rotary, Decatur Executive Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, collecting david winter cottages, tom clark creations, convertibles, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Betty Lynn Ready, June25, 1960. Children: Charles William, Brian Keith, Tanya Lynn, Elisa Anne.
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    Born August 30, 1938
    • 1960
      Emory University
    • 1964 - 1966
      Sales advisor, Decator News Public Company
      Decatur, Alabama, United States
    • 1969 - 1990
      Sales advisor, Decator News Public Company
      Decatur, Alabama, United States
    • 1989 - 1990
      Sales advisor, Decator News Public Company
      Decatur, Alabama, United States