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Alan Hale Dant, American publisher.


Dant, Alan Hale was born on May 11, 1935 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of Hale Louis and Ann Frances (Kelley) Dant.


Bachelor in English, Notre Dame University, 1957.


With classified and national advertising sales, Cleveland Plain Dealer, 1961-1967;retail advertising manager, Cleveland Plain Dealer, 1968-1972;advertising director, Cleveland Plain Dealer, 1972-1988;general sales manager, Mall Network Publications, Beachwood, Ohio., 1988-1989;executive vice president, The Greenville (South Carolina.) News-Piedmont Company, 1989-1991;public, The Greenville (South Carolina.) News-Piedmont Company, since 1991. Chairman National Advertiser Rels., 1982-1983.


President HELP for Retarded, Cleveland, 1979-1980. Chairman National Foundations, Greenville Housing Futures, Greenville, 1991. Member community planning council Greenville County Board Directors, 1991, Greenville Symphony Association Board, 1991, St. Francis Community Hospital Foundation Committee, 1990-1991, First Union National Bank Advisory Board, 1991.

Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1957-1961. Member South Carolina Press Association (recycling and business and marketing committees 1990-1991), Southern Newspaper Public Association, American Newspaper Public Association.


Married Marilyn Ann Hammett, February 24, 1962. Children: Alan Hale Junior, Kevin Kelley, Neil Hammett, Mark Joseph, Peter James.

Hale Louis Dant

Ann Frances (Kelley) Dant

Marilyn Ann Hammett

Alan Hale Junior Dant

Kevin Kelley Dant

Neil Hammett Dant

Mark Joseph Dant

Peter James Dant