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public relations counselor

Carolyn Benkert Bishop, American Public relations counselor. Recipient Dallas Market Editorial award Dallas Market Center, 1973, Dorothy Dawe award Chicago Furniture Market, 1973, Guardian of Freedom award, Anti-Defamation League Appeal, 1974.

Background

Bishop, Carolyn Benkert was born on August 28, 1939 in Monroe, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Arthur C. and Delphine (Heston) Benkert.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1961; graduate, Tobe-Coburn School, New York City, 1962.

Career

Merchandising editor, Co-Ed Magazine, New York City, 1962-1963; advertising copywriter, Woodward & Lothrop, Washington, 1963-1965; home furnishings editor, Co-Ed Magazine, New York City, 1965-1968; editor, Budget Decorating Magazine, New York City, 1968-1969; home furnishings editor, Family Circuit Magazine, New York City, 1969-1975; vice president, public, editorial director, Scholastic, Inc., New York City, 1975-1980; owner, Mesa Store Home Furnishings Company, Aspen, Colorado, 1980-1983; director public relations, Snowmass Resort Association, Snowmass Village, Colorado, 1983-1986; president, Bishop & Bishop Marketing Comm., Aspen, 1986-1993; president, Bishop & Bishop Marketing Comm., Monroe, since 1993. Member media relations committee Colorado Tourism Board, Denver, 1987-1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: 25 Decorating Ideas Under $100, 1969. Editor: Family Circle Special Home Decorating Guide, 1973.

Membership

Board directors Aspen Camp School for the Deaf, 1987-1990. Member Rocky Mountain Public Relations Group (chairman 1991-1993), Public Relations Society of America (accredited, small firms co-chair counselors academy 1992-1993), Aspen Writers' Foundation (board directors 1991-1993), Tobe-Coburn Alumni Association, University Wisconsin Alumni Association.

Connections

Married Lloyd F. Bishop, June 15, 1963.

father:
Arthur C. Benkert

mother:
Delphine (Heston) Benkert

spouse:
Lloyd F. Bishop