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James Alexander Nixon

James Alexander Nixon, American cosmetic company executive. Served with United States Army, 1955-1957.

Background

  • Nixon, James Alexander was born on August 30, 1932 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of David S. and Kathleen (Garlick) Nixon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Amherst College, 1954. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1955.

    Career

    • Manager advertising Campbell Soup Company, Camden, New Jersey, 1957-1967. Director marketing Miles Laboratories, Elkhart, 1967-1978. Vice president marketing Keydata Corporation, Boston, 1970-1973, Bristol Myers Corporation, New York City, 1973-1976.

      Executive vice president Cosmair, Inc., since 1976.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1955-1957. Clubs: Greenwich Country (Connecticut). Pine Valley Golf (New Jersey).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, squash, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Fitzwater, April 27, 1935. Children: James Jeffery, Richard Scott.
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    Born August 30, 1932
    • 1954
      Amherst College
    • 1955
      Harvard University
    • 1957 - 1967
      Manager, advertising Campbell Soup Company
      Camden, United Kingdom
    • 1967 - 1978
      director, marketing Miles Laboratories
      Elkhart, Indiana, United States
    • 1970 - 1973
      vice president, marketing Keydata Corporation
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1973 - 1976
      vice president, marketing Keydata Corporation
    • 1976
      executive, vice president Cosmair