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Public relations executive

Donald Bruce McGibbon, American public relations executive. Board directors, secretary Trails Homeowners Association, Roselle, Illinois, 1977-1981; board directors Older Adult Services (Oasis), Tampa, 1987-1988. With United States Army, 1958-1960. Member Public Relations Society of America (director 1991-1993, 95, accreditation chairman 1990-1993, Presidential All-Star award Tampa Bay chapter 1993), Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce.

Background

McGibbon, Donald Bruce was born on March 2, 1935 in Oak Park, Illinois, United States. Son of Edward William and Sylvia Louise (Lueker) McGibbon.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Bachelor in English, Valparaiso (Indiana) University, 1958. Postgraduate, University Alabama, Huntsville, 1960.

Career

Technology editor Hallicrafters Company, Chicago, 1960-1962. Associate editor Electronic Packaging and Production Magazine, 1962-1964, Meat Processing Magazine, Chicago, 1965-1967. Account executive Griswold-Eshleman Company, 1967-1971, Hoffman-York Inc., Chicago, 1971-1973.

From account executive to vice president Hill and Knowlton, Inc., 1973-1984, vice president Tampa, Florida, since 1984. Competition judge American Cancer Society, Tampa, 1993, Bateman competition Public Relations Student Society of America, New York City, 1992.

Membership

Board directors, secretary Trails Homeowners Association, Roselle, Illinois, 1977-1981. Board directors Older Adult Services (Oasis), Tampa, 1987-1988. With United States Army, 1958-1960.

Member Public Relations Society of America (director 1991-1993, 95, accreditation chairman 1990-1993, Presidential All-Star award Tampa Bay chapter 1993), Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Baseball, gardening, travel, golf, trivia.

Connections

Married Kathryn Ruth Walker, September 25, 1965. 1 child, Brian Scott.

father:
Edward William McGibbon

mother:
Sylvia Louise (Lueker) McGibbon

spouse:
Kathryn Ruth Walker

child:
Brian Scott McGibbon