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consultant , business educator

Dodds Ireton Buchanan, Business educator, consultant. Ford Foundation grantee, 1961-1963. Board of directors Historic Boulder, 1982-1985. First 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, 1949-1950; 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, New York City, 1962-1963; assistant professor marketing, U. Colorado, Boulder, 1963-1965; associate professor, U. Colorado, Boulder, 1965-1970; associate dean, U. Colorado, Boulder, 1972-1975; professor, U. Colorado, Boulder, since 1970; chairman marketing Department, University Colorado, Boulder, 1983-1989; professor emeritus, U. Colorado, Boulder, 1994; president, Buchanan Ranch Corporation, Cody, Wyoming, since 1990. Board directors United Group Mutual Funds, Kansas City, Missoury, since 1971, American Industries Trust Company, Houston, since 1963. Senior vice president marketing Meyer Group Cons., Boulder, 1980-1988.

Membership

Board of directors Historic Boulder, 1982-1985. First 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

    Avocations: 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:
Estill Henlein

Kristi Shipness

Claire Anderson Lindgren

children:
Eugene Buchanan

Helen Buchanan

Cathy Buchanan

David Buchanan

Bruce Buchanan

Stephen Buchanan