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Edward Barry Cohen

advertising executive

Edward Barry Cohen, American advertising executive. Recipient Gold medal International Film Festival, 1977; New York Art Directors Club award, 1978; Triangle award Medical World News, 1979, 80; numerous other awards. Served with United States National Guard, 1960-1961.; Member Pharmaceutical Advertising Council, Medical Advertising Agency Association (representative).

Background

Cohen, Edward Barry was born on December 19, 1937 in New York City. Son of Moses Harry and Anne Mary (Schreier) Cohen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Vermont, 1959. Postgraduate Fordham University Law School, 1961-1962.

Career

Copy trainee G.M. Basford Company, 1961. Advertising manager All-Rite Pen Company, 1962-1964. Copywriter, manager inhouse agency Silvray-Litecraft Company, 1964-1965.

Copywriter William Douglas McAdams, 1965-1969. Copy supervisor Batten, Barton, Durstine & Osborn, 1969-1970, Sudler & Hennessey, New York City, 1970-1973. Senior vice president, director creative services Wesson, Cohen, Neglia, Incorporated, New York York City, 1973-1981.

Senior vice president, director creative services/copy (consumer and medical) Carrafiello-Diehl & Associates, Inc., Irvington-on-Hudson, New York, 1981-1983. Executive vice president, creative services MED Communications, Inc., Woodbridge, New Jersey, 1983-1989, president, chief creative officer DevCom, Inc., Paoli, Pennsylvania, since 1989. Guest lecturer various institutions, since 1975.

Membership

Served with United States National Guard, 1960-1961. Member Pharmaceutical Advertising Council, Medical Advertising Agency Association (representative).

Connections

Married Evelyn Faecher, June 30, 1963. Children– Lauren Felice, Jodi Rachel.

father:
Moses Harry Cohen

mother:
Anne Mary (Schreier) Cohen

spouse:
Evelyn Faecher

children:
Lauren Felice Cohen

Jodi Rachel Cohen