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Dodds Ireton Buchanan

consultant , business educator

Dodds Ireton Buchanan, business educator, consultant. Ford Foundation grantee, 1961-1963. Board directors Historic Boulder, 1982-1985. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1955-1958. Member American Marketing Association, Western Marketing Educators Association (board directors 1988-1989), American Academy Advertising (board directors 1968, 1975).

Background

Buchanan, Dodds Ireton was born on April 18, 1931 in Tulsa. Son of George Sidney and Dorothy (Dodds) Buchanan.

Education

Student, Rice Institute, 1950. AB, Princeton University, 1953. Master of Business Administration with distinction, Harvard University, 1955.

Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1963.

Career

Instructor marketing University Texas, Austin, 1959. Agency manager Nahas Blumberg Advertising Agency, Houston, 1959-1960. Account executive, supervisor McCann-Marschalk Agency, New York City, 1960-1961.

Research associate BDO International (Barton, Durstine & Osborn) and Batten Company Advertising Agency, 1962-1963. Assistant professor marketing University Colorado, Boulder, 1963-1965, associate professor, 1965-1970, associate dean, 1972-1975, professor, since 1970, chairman marketing department, 1983-1989, professor emeritus, 1994. President Buchanan Ranch Corporation, Cody, Wyoming, since 1990.

Board directors United Group Mutual Funds, Kansas City, Missouri, since 1971, American Industries Trust Company, Houston, since 1963. Senior vice president marketing Meyer Group Consultant, Boulder, 1980-1988.

Works

  • Author: animal Stories for People, 1961, Quality of Mercy, 1966. Editor: Colorado Business Review, 1966-1972. Contributor articles to professional journals, magazines, poems to American Cowboy Magazine and Marketing News.

Membership

Board directors Historic Boulder, 1982-1985. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1955-1958. Member American Marketing Association, Western Marketing Educators Association (board directors 1988-1989), American Academy Advertising (board directors 1968, 1975).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, fiction and poetry writing, long distance swimming, skiing.

Connections

Married Kristi Shipness, 1954 (divorced 1960). Married Estill Henlein, Sep. 15, 1960 (divorced 1976).

Married Claire Anderson Lindgren, March 29, 1979. Children: David, Stephen, Helen, Eugene, Cathy, Bruce.

father:
George Sidney Buchanan

mother:
Dorothy (Dodds) Buchanan

spouses:
Kristi Shipness

Estill Henlein

Claire Anderson Lindgren

children:
David Buchanan

Stephen Buchanan

Helen Buchanan

Eugene Buchanan

Cathy Buchanan

Bruce Buchanan