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Publishing company executive

Everett Martin Sims, American publishing company executive. Decorated Air medal Croix de Guerre, (France). Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945; Served with United States Air Force, 1950-1951, European Theatre of Operations.

Background

Sims, Everett Martin was born on June 27, 1920 in Morristown, New Jersey, United States. Son of Walter Leonard and Amy Ethel (Coleman) Sims.

Education

Bachelor, Drew University, Madison, New Jersey, 1941. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1947.

Career

Director project planning division, Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1950-1960;assistant vice president, Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1956-1960;with, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., New York City, 1960-1982;vice president, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., 1970-1980;senior vice president, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., 1980-1982. Director college department, 1970-1982. President Media Systems Corporation, 1974-1977, chairman,1977-1981.

President Telamon Enterprises, Inc., since 1982.

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945. Served with United States Air Force, 1950-1951, European Theatre of Operations.

Connections

father:
Walter Leonard Sims

mother:
Amy Ethel (Coleman) Sims