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Advertising and public relations executive

Donald C. Deaton, American advertising and public relations executive. Recipient Gold Quill awards International Association Business Communicators, 1984. Trustee Lees College, Jackson, Kentucky, 1972-1978.

Background

Deaton, Donald C. was born on January 12, 1937 in Jackson, Kentucky, United States. Son of John Jay and Josephine M. (Morris) Deaton.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, University Kentucky, Lexington, 1959.

Career

Assistant Sunday editor Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 1959-1966. Account executive Hill & Knowlton Incorporated, New York York City, Nassau, Bahamas, 1966-1969, vice president New York City, 1969-1973. Director advertising public information Georgia Power Company, Atlanta, 1973-1974.

Senior vice president, regional manager Hill & Knowlton, Inc., 1974-1980. Senior vice president, director communications J. Walter Thompson Group, Incorporated, New York York City, 1980-1983. Senior vice president, manager crisis communications Hill & Knowlton, Inc., 1984-1986, senior vice president, deputy managing director, 1986-1988, senior vice president, managing director, from 1988.

Religion

Everyone needs salvation. Everyone can reach salvation.

Politics

The separation of church and state has guaranteed the diversity of religious expressions and the freedom to worship God according to each person’s conscience. However, separation of church and state permit interaction.

Views

All Christians can seek to create a way of life deliberately designed to overcome evil with good and to promote justice for all.

Membership

Trustee Lees College, Jackson, Kentucky, 1972-1978.

Connections

Married Patricia S., November 22, 1958. 1 child, Lara.

father:
John Jay Deaton

mother:
Josephine M. (Morris) Deaton

spouse:
Patricia S.

child:
Lara Deaton