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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.


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


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.


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


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

Stephanie Jane Hulton

Colin Adam McCabe