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public relations counselor

Caryn Melody Furst, American public relations counselor. Recipient Thoth award, Washington chapter, Public Relations Society America, 1980, Silver Anvil, 1981-1983, 1986.

Background

Furst, Caryn Melody was born on August 15, 1949 in New York City. Daughter of S. Robert and Ann (Bruder) F. Bachelor of Science, Cornell Univercity, 1971. Assistant editor Madison Avenue magazine, New York City, 1971-1973.

Education

Associate editor Parade magazine, 1973-1974. Features editor Women's Life magazine, New York City, 1974. Vice president The Softness Group, Inc., New York City, 1974-1978.

Senior vice president, account group director Carl Byoir & Associations, Inc., New York City, 1978-1986. Group vice president Burson-Marsteller, New York City, 1986-1988, senior vice president, business unit manager, 1988.

Career

Assistant editor Madison Avenue Magazine, New York City, 1971—1973. Associate editor Parade Magazine, 1973—1974. Features editor Women's Life Magazine, New York City, 1974.

Vice president The Softness Group, Inc., 1974—1978. Senior vice president, account group director Carl Byoir & Associates, Inc., 1978—1986. Group vice president Burson-Marsteller, 1986—1988, senior vice president, business unit manager, since 1988.

Connections

father:
S. Robert Bachelor of Science

mother:
Ann (Bruder) F. Bachelor of Science