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David Mark Olds Edit Profile

broadcasting executive and writer

David Mark Olds was American broadcasting executive and writer. Decorated Purple Heart. Served to captain United States Army, 1942-1946. Member International Radio and television Society.

Background

Olds, David Mark was born on December 29, 1920 in New York City. Son of Samuel and Dora Olds.

Education

Bachelor cum laude, Brooklyn College, 1941.

Career

Announcer, salesman Station KOLO, Reno, Station WNLC, New London, Connecticut, Station WIP, Philadelphia. Program director Station KYW, Philadelphia, Cleveland, 1950-1959, Station WNEW, New York City, 1959-1962. General manager Station World International News Service, 1962-1965, Station WMAQ, Chicago, 1965-1968, Station WWRL, New York City, 1968-1989, Station WRVR-FM, 1978-1986.

Adjunct professor Fordham University.

Membership

Served to captain United States Army, 1942-1946. Member International Radio and television Society.

Connections

Married Sally Wendkos, December 18, 1955. Children: Nancy, Jennifer, Dorri.

father:
Samuel Olds

mother:
Dora Olds

spouse:
Sally Wendkos

children:
Nancy Olds

Jennifer Olds

Dorri Olds