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Scott Jay Karlson

Scott Jay Karlson, American audio book publishing company sales executive.

Background

  • Karlson, Scott Jay was born on August 2, 1958 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of John Albert Karlson and Ruth Hazel (Peterson) Cleek.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Communications Arts, Loyola University, Chicago, 1980.

    Career

    • National buyer VSI, Inc., Northrook, Illinois, 1982-1984, national sales training manager, 1984-1985, general manager, 1985-1986. National buyer Chicago Tape Authority, 1986-1989. Vice president operations Enttec, Santa Fe, 1989-1991.

      Manager sales and operations Sunset Productions, Inc., since 1991.

    Works

    • Author: 'Cause an Otter Told Me, 1992. Editor The Texan, 1991, Return of the Texan, 1992, Roger Zelazny's Chronicles of Amber, 10 vols., 1992-1994.

      Co-producer, engineer audiobook American Indian Myths and Legends, also 9 others, 1991-1992.

    Politics

    People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

    Religion

    Regular ceremonies enable people to open themselves to God more fully. They help people to hear God's offer and challenge ever more deeply, and to allow God to prompt and enable them to respond.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The strong feature of Methodism is the role of local people take for the fabric of church buildings and manses and for the handling of money. They share with ordained ministers the role of setting direction for the churches in a particular area or 'circuit'.

    Personality

    Interests

    Fishing, softball, volleyball, building things with his hands.

    Connections

    • Married Linda Kay Long, September 20, 1980. 1 child, Danielle Lee.
    • father: John Albert Karlson Cleek
    • mother: Ruth Hazel (Peterson) Cleek
    • spouse: Linda Kay Long
    • child: Danielle Lee Karlson
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    Born August 2, 1958
    (age 59)
    Nationality
    • 1980
      Loyola University
    • 1982 - 1984
      National buyer VSI
      Illinois, United States
    • 1986 - 1989
      national buyer Chicago Tape Author, ity
    • 1989 - 1991
      vice president, operations Enttec
      Santa Fe, Argentina, Argentina
    • 1991
      manager, sales and operations Sunset Productions