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educator , consultant , advertising writer

Donald Albert Ripke, American advertising writer, consultant, educator. Member Maryland Press Club.

Background

Ripke, Donald Albert was born on March 19, 1932 in Baltimore. Son of Albert and Gertrude Miriam (Fischer) Ripke.

Education

Bachelor, Johns Hopkins University, 1952.

Career

Assistant promotion manager Station WJZ-television, Baltimore, 1952-1961. Creative supervisor J. Walter Thompson Company, New York City, 1962-1971. Free-lance writer American Cancer Society, 1971-1972.

Accountant executive J. Walter Thompson Company, Jacksonville, Florida, 1972-1975, Clinton E. Frank Company, Baltimore, 1975, Richardson, Myers, Donofrio, Baltimore, 1975-1979, Kenyon & Eckhardt, Inc., Timonium, Maryland, 1980-1983. Writer, consultant DR & Associates, Towson, from 1983. Instructor Towson State University, 1987-1988, 93-94.

Membership

Member Maryland Press Club.

Connections

Married Sally Corbyn Adams, January 11, 1980 (divorced August 1984). Married Linda Marie Medure, April 3, 1993. Stepchildren: Laura, Katherine.

father:
Albert Ripke

mother:
Gertrude Miriam (Fischer) Ripke

spouse:
Sally Corbyn Adams

spouse:
Linda Marie Medure

child:
Laura Ripke

child:
Katherine Ripke