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Abbott C. Jones

Investment company executive

Abbott C. Jones, American investment company executive. Served with United States Army, 1958-1959. Member of Boca Grande, Belle Haven.

Background

Jones, Abbott C. was born on August 14, 1934 in Lexington, Kentucky, United States. Son of John Catron and Lois (Sauters) Jones.

Education

Bachelor, Principia College, 1956. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1958.

Career

Salesman Carnation Company, 1959-1960. Account executive Benton & Bowles, New York City, 1960-1963. With Ogilvy & Mather, 1963-1977, senior vice president, director, 1973-1977.

Senior vice president, general manager Foote, Cone & Belding, 1977-1982. President Foote, Cone & Belding, Associated Communications Companies, 1982-1986. President, chief operating officer Foote, Cone, Belding Communications, Inc., 1986-1989.

Private consultant practice Greenwich, Connecticut, 1989-1990. Founder, managing director AdMedia Partners Incorporated, New York York City, 1990—2009.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1958-1959. Member of Boca Grande, Belle Haven.

Connections

Married Carol Donahue, June 29, 1957. Children: Cynthia, Alison, Hilary.

father:
John Catron Jones

mother:
Lois (Sauters) Jones

spouse:
Carol Donahue

children:
Cynthia Jones

Alison Jones

Hilary Jones