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journalist , Public affairs consultant , publisher

Douglas Riley Fleming, American journalist, publisher, public affairs consultant. Member AssociazioneDella Stampa Estera in Italia, The Cogswell Society, Georgetown University Alumni Association (president Italy 1972-1980), American Chamber of Commerce in Italy, Retired Officers Association, Navy League of the United States, National Press.

Background

Fleming, Douglas Riley was born on January 25, 1922 in Fairmont, West Virginia, United States. Son of Douglas Riley and Sarilda Artemes (Short) Fleming.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Georgetown University, 1953. Commissioned ensign United States Navy, 1944, advanced through ranks to commander. Naval aviator; chief protocol North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Naples, 1962-1967, retired 1967.

With Francis I. DuPont & Company, Investment Banking, Rome, 1968-1970. Executive editor, general manager Daily American, Rome, 1970-1975. President Stampa Generale, S.R.L., Publications, Naples, Italy, since 1975.

Managing director Italo-American Association, Naples. Director American Studies Center, Naples, 1975-1980. President General Press Services, Washington, since 1979.

Director Virginia Winery Cooperative, Inc., Culpeper, 1985-1993. Proprietor, operator Campicello Vineyards, Madison, Virginia, 1982-1992. Active National Trust History Preservation, Smithsonian Associations, Association Naval Aviation.

Career

Commissioned ensign United States Navy, 1944, advanced through grades to Commander. Naval aviator; chief protocol North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Naples, Italy, 1962-1967. Retired United States Navy, 1967.

With Francis I. DuPont & Company, Investment Banking, Rome, 1968-1970. Executive editor, general manager Daily American, 1970-1975. President Stampa Generale, S.R.L., Publications, Naples, 1975—1980.

Managing director Italo-American Association. Director American Studies Center, 1975-1980. President General Press Services, Washington, since 1979.

Director Virginia Winery Cooperative, Inc., Culpeper, 1985-1993. Proprietor, operator Campicello Vineyards, Madison, Virginia, 1982-1992.

Membership

Active National Trust History Preservation, Smithsonian Associates, Association Naval Aviation. Member Associazione della Stampa Estera in Italia, The Cogswell Society, The Murray Clan Society, St. Andrew's Society of Washington District of Columbia, Georgetown University Alumni Association (president Italy 1972-1980), American Chamber of Commerce in Italy, Military Officers Association, Navy League of the United States, National Press Club, Vinifera Wine Growers Association, Jeffersonian Wine Grape Growers Society, Virginia Vineyards Association, Naval and Military Club, Steering Wheel Club, Royal Aero Club (London), Circolo Canottieri (Naples), New York Athletic Club, District Yacht (Washington).

Connections

Married Irene Stachowicz, October 28, 1944 (deceased 1979). Married Nancy Evelyn Kincaid, May 30, 1992.

father:
Douglas Riley Fleming

mother:
Sarilda Artemes (Short) Fleming

spouses:
Irene Stachowicz

Nancy Evelyn Kincaid