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Advertising executive

Edwin Holzer, American advertising executive.

Background

Holzer, Edwin was born on June 22, 1933.

Education

Bachelor of Music, Yale University, 1954. Master of Music, Yale University, 1955. Postgraduate, Indiana University, 1956.

Career

Accountant executive Benton & Bowles Incorporated, New York York City, 1959-1962. Account supervisor William Esty Company, 1962-1966, Grey Advertising Incorporated, New York York City, 1966-1968, management supervisor, 1968-1970. Executive vice president Grey Inc., 1970-1973.

President, Chief Executive Officer, chief operating officer Grey-North Inc., Chicago, 1973-1985. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Grey Chicago (name changed to LOIS/GGK 1988), 1988. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer LOIS/EJL (formerly Lois/United States of America), Chicago, from 1988.

Chief marketing officer CornerDrugstore.com, since 2000.