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John Davol Chapman

John Davol Chapman, American communications brokerage executive.

Background

  • Chapman, John Davol was born on August 31, 1934 in New York City. Son of Richard Davol and Caroline (Townsend) Chapman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Williams College, 1956.

    Career

    • General manager WKRC-AM, WKRQ-FM Taft Broadcasting, Cincinnati, 1971-1973, vice president marketing and corporation development, 1974-1979, vice president government affairs, 1979-1982, senior vice president corporation affairs, 1983-1987. President The Chapman Company, Vero Beach, Florida, since 1991. Board directors Sun Bank, Treasure Coast, N.A.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Chairman development committee Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, 1980-1987, trustee, 1980-1991. Trustee Joy Outdoor Education Center, Cincinnati, 1984-1987, president board trustees, 1987-1988. Board supervisors Capron Trail Community Development District, since 1994.

    Member citizens advisory committee St. Lucie Metropolitan Planning Organization, since 1994. Member Ohio C. of Chamber (board directors 1983-1987), Cincinnati Convention and Visitors Bureau (board directors 1980-1987). Clubs: Commonwealth, Camargo (Cincinnati).

    Personality

    Interests

    Jogging, golf, tennis, trekking.

    Connections

    • Married Sally Putnam, June 15, 1957. Children– John Davol, David S., Steven B.
    • father: Richard Davol Chapman
    • mother: Caroline (Townsend) Chapman
    • spouse: Sally Putnam
    • children: John Davol Chapman
    • David S. Chapman
    • Steven B. Chapman
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    Born August 31, 1934
    Nationality
    • 1956
      Williams College
    • 1971 - 1973
      General manager, WKRC-Master of Arts
      Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
    • 1991
      president, The Chapman Company
      Vero Beach, Florida, United States