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John Lenard Scott

John Lenard Scott, American broadcast executive.

Background

  • Scott, John Lenard was born on May 19, 1921 in Morrisville, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John Lawrence and Toretta Amelia (Block) Silverstein.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Kent State University, 1943.

    Career

    • Anchorman, reporter, and correspondent Station WOR and WOR-television division Mutual Radio-Keith-Orpheum Broadcasting System, New York City, 1943-1978. President Infocom Broadcast Services, Incorporated, New York York City and Princeton, New Jersey, 1978-1990, Media Resource Center, Inc., Princeton, 1981-1992. Special correspondent, producer, spokesman New Jersey Public television, Trgnton, from 1990.

    Membership

    Trustee Foundation Thanatology, College Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York City, since 1988, Greater Trenton (New Jersey) Symphony Society, since 1990, Ellarslie/Trenton City Museum, since 1994. Board directors Hemlock Farms Committee Association, Hawley, Pennsylvania, vice president, 1984-1986. Member Overseas Press Club, National Press Club, New York Press Club, Society Silurians, Sigma Delta Chi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography.

    Connections

    • Married Frances Allen, September 16, 1944 (divorced 1960). Children: Lawrence Lee, Amelia Dorothy Scott Cozart. Married Rose Light Nussbaum, September 30, 1995.
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    Died August 14, 2002
    (aged 81)
    • 1943
      Kent State University
    • 1943 - 1978
      Anchorman
    • 1978 - 1990
      president, Infocom Broadcast Services
      New Jersey, United States
    • 1981 - 1992
      president, Infocom Broadcast Services
      Princeton, New Jersey, United States