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Public relations executive

Cherie Belle DePietro Kerr, American public relations executive. Named one of Top Ten Most Sensational People, Orange Coast Magazine; recipient award, Top 40 Lyric Competition Music City Song Festival, 1985, Top 40 Lyric Competition in Music City Song Festival. Member of American Society of Composers, California Press Women's Association, National Association Songwriters.

Background

Kerr, Cherie Belle DePietro was born on October 20, 1943 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Charles James and Margaret Irene (Littlewood) DePietro.

Education

Student, Citrus College, 1961—1963.

Career

Copywriter homebldg. company, 1969—1971. Founding member Groundlings Comedy Group, 1972—1974. With Martin Advertising, Tustin, California, 1971—1974.

Freelance publicist, writer, 1974—1978. Founder & president Kerr Company, since 1978. Public relations Huntington Beach, California, since 1978.

Founder ExecuProv Comedy Workshop Business Professionals, since 1983. Founder, executive producer & artistic director Orange County Crazies, Santa Ana, California, 1990. Founder Kerr Comedy Company.

Provider Continuing Legal Education Program State Bar California.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Bliss or "Diss" Connection?, Email Etiquette For the Business Professional, Funny Business: How To Make Your Laugh On Your Job Every Day, How To Think Fast On Your Feet, Death By PowerPoint: How To Avoid Killing Your Presentation and Sucking the Life Out of Your Audience, When I Say This., Do You Mean That?, I've Asked Miller To Say a Few Words, What's So Funny?, Build to Laugh: How to Construct Sketch Comedy with the Fast and Funny Formula, Networking Skills That Will Get You the Job You Want, Charlie's Notes, A Memoir, "Who's There?' The Sketch & Improv Player's Guide to Conceiving Creating & Developing Original Characters.

Membership

Member of American Society of Composers, California Press Women's Association, National Association Songwriters.

Connections

3 children.

father:
Charles James DePietro

mother:
Margaret Irene (Littlewood) DePietro