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Publishing executive

Charles Richard Ellis, American Publishing executive. Member Association American Publications (vice chairman 1986-1987, 91, chairman 1991-1994), International Publications Association (vice chairman since 1996), Chevalier French Order Arts and Letters, Princeton Club New York.

Background

Ellis, Charles Richard was born on July 20, 1935 in New York City. Son of Charles and Ruth Frances (Allen) Ellis.

Education

AB, Princeton University, 1957. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1961.

Career

Teacher, Barnard School, New York City, 1958-1963;manager, Science Research Associations, Chicago, 1963-1968;executive editor, District of Columbia Heath, Boston, 1968-1970;chairman, managing director, District of Columbia Heath Ltd., United Kingdom, 1970-1975;co-managing director, Pergamon Press, United Kingdom, 1975-1978;international marketing director, Elsevier Public, Amsterdam, 1978-1981;president, Elsevier Science Public Company. New York City, 1981-1988;executive vice president, John Wiley & Sons, New York City, 1988-1990;president, Chief Executive Officer, John Wiley & Sons, New York City, 1990-1997;senior advisor, John Wiley & Sons, New York City, since 1998. President of the board of trustees Princeton University Press, since 1987.

Vice chairman CopyrightClearance Center, Salem, Massachusetts, 1987-1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Association American Publications (vice chairman 1986-1987, 91, chairman 1991-1994), International Publications Association (vice chairman since 1996), Chevalier French Order Arts and Letters, Princeton Club New York.

Connections

Married Nathalie Likwas, September 15, 1957 (divorced 1963). 1 child, Kenneth; Married Jeanne Marie Laurent, May 28, 1963. Stepchildren: Christopher, Patrick, Shannon, Nicholas Moore.

father:
Charles Ellis

mother:
Ruth Frances (Allen) Ellis

spouses:
Nathalie Likwas

Jeanne Marie Laurent

children:
Kenneth Ellis

Christopher Ellis

Patrick Ellis

Shannon Ellis

Nicholas Moore Ellis