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George Stewart Lenox

George Stewart Lenox, American rubber company advertising executive. Member Akron Planning Commission, 1976-1983; trustee Akron Zoological Park, since 1974. Served with Air corpus, United States army, 1942-1946; Member Association National Advertising (management policy committee, agency relations committee).

Background

  • Lenox, George Stewart was born on May 23, 1922 in Medford, Massachusetts, United States. Son of James Stewart and Ruth Irene (MacLean) Lenox.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Boston University, 1947.

    Career

    • Manager advertising General Electric Company, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1947-1960. Senior account executive McCann Erickson, New York City, 1960-1963. Advertising manager Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio, 1964-1973, director advertising, 1973-1983, vice president advertising, since 1983.

    Major achievements

    • Avocations: sailing; hiking.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Akron Planning Commission, 1976-1983. Trustee Akron Zoological Park, since 1974. Served with Air corpus, United States army, 1942-1946.

    Member Association National Advertising (management policy committee, agency relations committee).

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: sailing; hiking.

    Connections

    • Married Priscilla Ann Priestley, April 19, 1952. Children– Jennifer Christine, George Stewart, David Andrew.
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    • 1947
      Boston University
    • 1947 - 1960
      Manager, advertising General Electric Company
      Bridgeport, West Virginia, United States
    • 1960 - 1963
      senior, account executive McCann Erickson
    • 1964 - 1973
      advertising manager, Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company
      Akron, Ohio, United States