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Copywriter

Anthony Steven Lekas, American copywriter. Recipient Golden 30 award Chicago Copywriters Club, 1964, Hermes award Chicago Federated Advertising Club, 1966, Clio award New York Advertising Club, 1976, several Merit awards Chicago Art Directors Club. With United States Army, 1957-1959. Member Chi Psi (vice president 1956-1957).

Background

Lekas, Anthony Steven was born on August 22, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Steven and Irene (Philips) Lekas.

Education

Bachelor, University of Illinois, 1976.

Career

Copywriter, various advertising agencies, Chicago, 1961-1967;head creative group, Compton Advertising, Chicago, 1967-1971;copywriter, D'Arcy, MacManus & Masius, Chicago, 1971-1981;principal, Tony Lekas Creative Service, Chicago, 1981-1983;copywriter, Marketing Support, Inc., Chicago, since 1983. Consultant Wells. Rich & Green, Chicago, 1980-1981.

Membership

With United States Army, 1957-1959. Member Chi Psi (vice president 1956-1957).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, skiing, traveling.

Connections

Married Marie-Jeanne Therese Masure, September 12, 1964.

father:
Steven Lekas

mother:
Irene (Philips) Lekas

spouse:
Marie-Jeanne Therese Masure