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John Arnold Schneider

John Arnold Schneider, American investor. Trustee, member executive committee University Notre Dame; trustee Committee for Economic Development Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946. Member of Indian Harbor Yacht.

Background

  • Schneider, John Arnold was born on December 4, 1926 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Arnold George and Anna (Wagner) Schneider.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Notre Dame, 1948.

    Career

    • Executive assignments with Columbia Broadcasting System-television in, Chicago and New York City, 1950-1958. Vice president, general manager station WCAU-television, Philadelphia, 1958-1964. Station WCBS-television, New York City, 1964-1965.

      President Columbia Broadcasting System television Network, 1965-1966, Columbia Broadcasting System/Broadcast Group, 1966-1969, 71-77. Executive vice president Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc., 1969-1971, senior vice president, from, 1977. President, chief executive officer Music Television Networks, Inc., 1979-1984.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Trustee, member executive committee University Notre Dame. Trustee Committee for Economic Development Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946. Member of Indian Harbor Yacht.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth C. Simpson, October 20, 1951. Children: Richard Ward, William Arnold, Elizabeth Anne.
    • father: Arnold George Schneider
    • mother: Anna (Wagner) Schneider
    • spouse: Elizabeth C. Simpson
    • children: Richard Ward Schneider
    • William Arnold Schneider
    • Elizabeth Anne Schneider
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    Born December 4, 1926
    Nationality
    • 1948
      University Notre Dame
    • 1950 - 1958
      Executive, assignments with Columbia Broadcasting System-television in
    • 1958 - 1964
      vice president, station WCAU-television
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1958 - 1964
      general manager, station WCAU-television
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1964 - 1965
      station WCBS-television
    • 1965 - 1966
      president, Columbia Broadcasting System television Network
    • 1966 - 1969
      president, Columbia Broadcasting System television Network
    • 1969 - 1971
      executive, vice president Columbia Broadcasting System
    • 1979 - 1984
      president, officer Music Television Networks
    • 1979 - 1984
      chief executive, officer Music Television Networks
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