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Norman Weissman

Norman Weissman, American public relations executive. Served with United States Navy, 1943-1946. Member Advertising Women New York (honorary), International Public Relations Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Delta Chi. Lodges: Rotary.

Background

  • Weissman, Norman was born on April 12, 1925 in Newark. Son of Julius and Lenora (Schimmel) Weissman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English, Rutgers University, 1949. Master of Arts in Journalism, University Wisconsin, 1951.

    Career

    • Assistant editor McGraw Hill Public Company, Inc., 1951-1954. Secretary to Department Air Pollution Control, New York City, 1954-1956. Account executive Ruder & Finn, 1956-1959, vice president, 1959-1962, senior vice president, 1962-1968, president, 1968-1985, vice-chairman, 1983-1985, G.C.I. Group, Incorporated, New York York City, 1986-1990.

      Chairman Edward Aycoth Worldwide, 1991-1993, Citigate, Incorporated, New York York City, 1993-1999.

    Membership

    Served with United States Navy, 1943-1946. Member Advertising Women New York (honorary), International Public Relations Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Delta Chi. Lodges: Rotary.

    Connections

    • Married Sheila Holtz, December 12, 1950 (divorced December 1973). 1 son, Lee; married Natalie Ruvell, August 31, 1984.
    • father: Julius Weissman
    • mother: Lenora (Schimmel) Weissman
    • spouses: Sheila Holtz
    • Natalie Ruvell
    Norman Weissman
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    Born April 12, 1925
    Died March 2, 1999
    (aged 73)
    Nationality
    • 1949
      Rutgers University
    • 1951
      University Wisconsin
    • 1951 - 1954
      Assistant, editor McGraw Hill Public Company
    • 1954 - 1956
      secretary, to Department Air Pollution Control
    • 1983 - 1985
      account executive, Ruder & Finn
    • 1986 - 1990
      account executive, Ruder & Finn
    • 1991 - 1993
      chairman, Edward Aycoth Worldwide
    • 1993 - 1999
      chairman, Edward Aycoth Worldwide
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