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James Iii Killough

James Iii Killough, American investment and consulting company executive, writer.


  • Killough, James Iii was born on November 18, 1935 in Albany. Son of James Junior and Mary (Hunting) Killough.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English Literature, Wesleyan University, 1957. Master of Business Administration in Marketing and Finance, Harvard University, 1959.


    • Marketing executive Procter & Gamble Compton Communications, New York City, 1960-1964, vice president, 1965-1968. President Compton-DuPuy Italia, Rome and Milan, 1969-1974. Board directors world wide client service Compton International, 1975-1979.

      Chief Executive Officer XI Corporation, Middletown, Connecticut, since 1993, Hunting & Killough, New York City, Washington, Fort Worth/Dallas, since 1981.


    • Author: Virtue at Work, 1995. Editor, public: (periodical) Management Review of Marketing, 1979. Contributor article to professional journal.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Presbyterian


    Board treasurer, trustee St. George's English School, Rome, 1972-1976. Member board Girl Scouts American, New York City, 1991-1994. Chief Executive Officer Republican Marketing Group Republican National Senatorial and Congressional Committees, Washington, 1979-1981.

    Founding chairman Republicans Abroad, Washington, 1978-1981. Sergeant United States Army, 1959-1961. Member Harvard Club (New York City).



    Walking, sailing, fishing, civil war history, latin and italian languages.


    • Married Sandra Davis, June 16, 1962 (divorced July, 1982). Children: Kevin, James IV, Sarah, Hunting. Married Donna Simpkins, August 27, 1992.
    • father: James Killough Junior
    • mother: Mary (Hunting) Killough
    • spouses: Sandra Davis
    • Donna Simpkins
    • children: Kevin Killough
    • James IV Killough
    • Sarah Killough
    • Hunting Killough
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    Born November 18, 1935
    • 1957
      Wesleyan University
    • 1959
      Harvard University
    • 1960 - 1964
      Marketing executive, Procter & Gamble Compton Communications
    • 1969 - 1974
      president, Compton-DuPuy Italia
    • 1975 - 1979
      board director, s world wide client service Compton International
    • 1981
      Chief Executive Officer, XI Corporation
      Washington, United States
    • 1993
      Chief Executive Officer, XI Corporation
      Middletown, New Jersey, United States