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Marguerite Saffold Simmons

Marguerite Saffold Simmons, American pharmaceutical sales professional. Named to Outstanding Young Women in American, 1981, 87.

Background

  • Simmons, Marguerite Saffold was born on October 21, 1954 in Montgomery, Alabama, United States. Daughter of Arthur Edward and Gwendolyn Jane (Saffold) Simmons.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Communications, University Tennessee, 1976.

    Career

    • Press secretary Metropolitan Mayor' General’ s Office, Nashville, 1977-1978. Advertising copywriter United Methodist Public House, 1976-1977. Sales representative No Nonsense Pantyhose, Houston, 1978-1981, Breon Laboratories, Houston, 1981-1982.

      Professional sales representative Janssen Pharmaceutica, Inc., 1982-1988, senior sales representative, 1988-1997. Territory sales manager Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Atlanta, 1997-2001, senior territory business manager, 2001—2002, long-term care specialty representative, 2002—2007. Sales consultant NuView Life Sciences, since 2007.

    Politics

    Capital punishment be administered only when the pursuit of truth and justice result in clear and overwhelming evidence of guilt.

    Religion

    Holy Scripture always has been the authoritative and trustworthy guide for knowing and serving the God who is revealed as Creator, Savior and Advocate.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    Christianity is not merely a list or rules of what one can and cannot do, but rather a means to develop a close relationship with God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit.

    Membership

    Volunteer Democratic National Convention, Atlanta, 1988. Member National Association of Female Executives, University Tennessee Alumni Association (board directors Atlanta chapter 1989-1990, vice president since 2000), University Tennessee Black Alumni Council (board directors Atlanta chapter since 1989, president Atlanta chapter 1995-1996, board governors district 5 representative 1995-2000), Georgia Trust History Society, Alabama Genealogical Society, Georgia Genealogical Society, National Trust History Preservation, Delta Sigma Theta.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, genealogy, personal computing.

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    Born October 21, 1954
    (age 63)
    • 1976
      University Tennessee
    • 1976 - 1977
      advertising copywriter, United Methodist Public House
    • 1977 - 1978
      Press secretary, Metropolitan Mayor's Office
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1978 - 1981
      sales representative No Nonsense Pantyhose
      Houston, Texas, United States
    • 1981 - 1982
      sales representative No Nonsense Pantyhose
      Houston, Texas, United States
    • 1982 - 1988
      professional sales representative Janssen Pharmaceutica
    • 1997 - 2001
      territory sales manager, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 2002 - 2007
      territory sales manager, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    • 2007
      sales consultant, NuView Life Sciences
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