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Advertising agency executive

Charles Moss, American advertising agency executive. Recipient Gold Key Copy Club, 1968, 1st prize Clio award, 1968, 1st prize Art Directors Club, 1968; Andy award New York Advertising Club, 1968, special Tony award, Golden Apple award for I Love New York advertising campaign 1978, Clio Classic Hall of Fame award 1983, 86, Gold medal for Hertz Corporation, International Film Festival, 1995.

Background

Moss, Charles was born on September 7, 1938 in Brooklyn. Son of Samuel and Celia (Liebes) Moskowitz.

Education

Bachelor cum laude, Ithaca College, 1961.

Career

Copywriter, Doyle, Dane, Bernbach, New York City, 1962-1965; group copy supervisor, J. Tinker & Partners, New York City, 1965-1966; creative director, Wells, Rich, Greene, Inc., New York City, 1968-1974; president, chief operating officer, Wells, Rich, Greene, Inc., 1971-1976; vice chairman, corporation creative director, Wells, Rich, Greene, Inc., since 1976; also board directors, Wells, Rich, Greene, Inc. now chairman, Moss/Dragoti (partner company Doyle Dane Bernbach Needham), New York City.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author (with Stan Dragoti). Film Dirty Little Billy, 1971.

Membership

Member of advisory board New York University School Continuing Education. Member creative review board Committee for Drug Free American Served with Army of the United States, 1962-1968. Member Writers Guild American, Screen Authors Guild, Vertical Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, jogging.

Connections

Married Margo Jean Schekman, July 3, 1963 (divorced). 1 child, Robert Evan. Married Susan Dukes Calhoun, March 18, 1977.

Children: Mary Calhoun, Samuel Calhoun.

father:
Samuel Moskowitz

mother:
Celia (Liebes) Moskowitz

spouse:
Margo Jean Schekman

spouse:
Susan Dukes Calhoun

child:
Robert Evan Moss

child:
Samuel Calhoun Moss

child:
Mary Calhoun Moss