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Advertising executive

Byron Eugene Lewis, advertising executive. Board directors Cadet Corp New York City Mission, 1970-1986, New York Urban League, 1987, Black Business Alliance, 1987. With United States Army, 1953-1955. Board directors New York Ad Club (education chairman 1986-1987).

Background

Lewis, Byron Eugene was born on December 25, 1931. Son of Thomas Eugene and Myrtle Evelyn (Allen) Lewis.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Long Island University, 1953. Postgraduate, New York University, 1960.

Career

Social worker New York City Welfare Department, 1956-1961. Assistant advertising director Amalgamated Public, New York City, 1962-1965. Vice president advertising Tuesday magazine, 1965-1969.

Chairman, chief executive officer Uni World Group Inc., since 1969.

Politics

Some people think that involvement in political life is something Christians should avoid. But God is present everywhere, including political institutions.

Views

God enables every person to resist evil, by accepting forgiveness and liberation, and willing to be open to the Holy Spirit.

Membership

Board directors Cadet Corp New York City Mission, 1970-1986, New York Urban League, 1987, Black Business Alliance, 1987. With United States Army, 1953-1955. Board directors New York Ad Club (education chairman 1986-1987).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Art collecting.

Connections

Married Thelma Williams, June 1957 (divorced 1970). 1 child, Byron Eugene Junior.

father:
Thomas Eugene Lewis

mother:
Myrtle Evelyn (Allen) Lewis

spouse:
Thelma Williams

child:
Byron Eugene Junior Lewis