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financial consultant , Communications executive

Allen Wright Marshall, III, American communications executive, financial consultant. 1st class radio telephone licensed Federal Communications Commission; certified finance planner. Named Man of Year, Exchange Club of Griffin, 1984.


III, Allen Wright Marshall, was born on December 4, 1941 in Griffin, Georgia, United States. Son of Allen Wright and Evelyn Louise (Halliburton) Marshall.


Bachelor in Journalism, University Georgia, 1964. Diploma, Elkins Institute Radio, Atlanta, 1964. Postgraduate, Georgia State University, 1968.

Master of Business Administration, Georgia State University, 1988. Certified, College Finance Planning, Denver, 1991.


President Station WKEU-AM-FM, Griffin, 1954-1986. Co-founder, vice president Griffin Cable television, 1971-1974. Co-founder, president Custom Services Inc.

(now Marshall Plans Inc.), Griffin, since 1974. Co-founder, vice president Cobbwells Marshall Inc., 1982-1987, Page One, Griffin, 1983-1987. Co-founder, president Toolware Inc., 1993-1997.

Co-founder, secretary/treasurer Magnolia Broadcasting Inc., laGrange, Georgia, 1993-1995. Founder, managing member Spalding Speculators LLC, Griffin, since 1995, Carpediem Ventures, LLC, Griffin, since 2005, Renaissance Griffin LLC, 2006. With Madame's Fine Dining LLC, Griffin, 2008—2009.

Board directors Face International Corporation, Norfolk, Virginia. Speaker in field.


  • 1st class radio telephone licensed Federal Communications Commission. Certified finance planner.


Board directors Goals for Griffin and Spalding Counties Incorporated, 1981-1992, president 1991. Member advisory committee Griffin Vocational-Technology School, 1982-1987. Board directors Junior Achievement, Griffin, 1977-1987.

Chairman Griffin-Spalding Industrial Authority, 1984. Member Governor's Advisory Committee on Area Planning and Development Communications, 1971-1972, Downtown Development Authority, 2009. Board directors McIntosh Trail Area Planning and Development Commission, Georgia, 1971-1973.

Founding trustee, vice chair, treasurer St. George's Episcopalian School, 1995-2001. Chair, Main St. Advisory Board, 2008-2009. Treasurer, trustee National Episcopalian Radio/television Foundation, 1986-1993.

Sergeant United States Army, 1966-1968. Member Georgia Association Broadcasters 9bd. directors 1970-1974, Radio Station of Year 1977), Griffin Area Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1980, chairman industrial committee 1980, 81), Community College (charter member 1966), Rotary (president 1976-1977).


  • Other Interests

    Photography, architecture.


Married Monica Hodgins McKellar. 1 child Allen Wright IV.

Allen Wright Marshall

Evelyn Louise (Halliburton) Marshall

Monica Hodgins McKellar