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Communications company executive

Edward Arthur McCabe, American Communications company executive. First American to drive an automobile in Paris/Dakar Rallye. Named to Copywriters Hall of Fame Copy Club New York, 1974; recipient Advertising Man of Year award B'nai Brith Youth Superior vena cava syndrome, 1983.

Background

McCabe, Edward Arthur was born on December 9, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.

Career

With, McCann-Erickson Company, Chicago, 1954-1955;copywriter, Automatic Electric Company, Northlake, Illinois, 1956-1958;cashier, Schraffts, New York City, 1959;copywriter, Benton & Bowles, New York City, 1960-1963;copywriter, Young & Rubicam, 1963-1964;associate copy chief, Carl Ally, New York City, 1964-1966;president, worldwide creative director, Scali, McCabe Sloves, New York City, 1967-1987;principal, McCabe Communications, Inc., New York City, 1988-1989;chairman, creative partner, Beber, Silverstein, McCabe & Partners, New York City, since 1989.

Achievements

  • First American to drive an automobile in Paris/Dakar Rallye.

Connections

Married Stephanie Jane Hulton, October 14, 1972 (divorced 1978). 1 child, Colin Adam; 1 child from previous marriage, Mark Owen.

spouse:
Stephanie Jane Hulton

child:
Colin Adam McCabe