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Edward S. Gordon

educator

Edward S. Gordon, American educator. Member school board, Skokie, Illinois, 1956-1962; Served with United States Air Force, 1942-1945. Ford Foundation research fellow, 1962.; Member American Marketing Association (Vice-President Chicago chapter 1968-1969), National Retail Merchants. Association (careers committee 1963), American Association University Professors, Sales and Marketing Executives Association, Association Industrial Advertisers.

Background

Gordon, Edward S. was born on May 2, 1919 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Hyman and Hannah (Schulman) Gordon.

Education

Master of Business Administration, University of Chicago, 1940.

Career

Service specialist Spiegel, Inc., 1940-1941. Teacher Austin Junior College, 1941-1942. Chairman, professor marketing Roosevelt University, Chicago, 1945-1976, associate dean Walter E. Heller College of Business Administration, 1965-1970, acting dean, 1970.

Owner American Research Associates, 1947, Readers Xposure Reports, 1971-1976. Analyst Firestone Tire consultant research director Haywood Public Company, 1955-1963. Marketing consultant Arthur Retlaw & Associates, 1969-1976.

Works

  • Author: Home Improvement Course for Professional Plumbing and Heating Salesmen. Principles of Marketing. Your Efforts

  • A Demographic Study of the Optometric Profession.

    A Statistical Study of Osteopathic Physicians.

Membership

Member school board, Skokie, Illinois, 1956-1962. Served with United States Air Force, 1942-1945. Ford Foundation research fellow, 1962.

Member American Marketing Association (Vice-President Chicago chapter 1968-1969), National Retail Merchants. Association (careers committee 1963), American Association University Professors, Sales and Marketing Executives Association, Association Industrial Advertisers.

Connections

Married Frances Fogel, August 31, 1941. Children: Barbara, Kenneth, Joseph.

father:
Hyman Gordon

mother:
Hannah (Schulman) Gordon

spouse:
Frances Fogel

children:
Barbara Gordon

Kenneth Gordon

Joseph Gordon