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Publishing company executive

Frank Joseph Dunnigan, American publishing company executive. Recipient Madden Memorial award New York University, 1980. President Palisades Educational Foundation Served to captain Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member Newcomen Society, Phi Theta Kappa.

Background

Dunnigan, Frank Joseph was born on December 15, 1914 in Westport, Connecticut, United States. Son of Francis P. and Kathryn (Grossmann) Dunnigan.

Education

Associate of Arts, Junior College Connecticut, 1934. Bachelor of Science, New York University, 1940. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), University Bridgeport, 1976.

Career

Accountant, Consolidated Edison Company. New York City, 1934-1937;with, Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1937-1986;executive vice president, Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1965-1971;president, chief Executive officer, Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1971-1980;Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer, Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1980-1983;Chairman of the Board, Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1983-1985;also director, Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey.

Membership

President Palisades Educational Foundation Served to captain Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member Newcomen Society, Phi Theta Kappa.

Connections

Married Teresa L. Razete, August 13, 1966.

father:
Francis P. Dunnigan

mother:
Kathryn (Grossmann) Dunnigan

spouse:
Teresa L. Razete