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Advertising executive

George Stanley Gordon, American Advertising executive. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1950-1952. Member Young President' Organisation, New York Athletic Club, Scarsdale Golf Club. M C.

Background

Gordon, George Stanley was born on November 19, 1931 in New York City. Son of George and Emily (Miller) Gordon.

Education

Bachelor, Brown University, 1949. Master of Business Administration, University Pennsylvania, 1950. Postgraduate, Harvard University, 1968.

Career

Copy writer, Benton & Bowles, 1955-1958; director marketing, Massey-Ferguson Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1958-1963; vice president marketing, Eastern Airlines, New York City, 1963-1968; senior vice president, creative director, Foote, Cone & Belding, New York City, 1968-1973; founder, president, Chairman of the Board, Gordon & Shortt, New York City, since 1974. Real estate developer: River Town, Detroit. Board directors Treedale Bearings, Chicago, Craven Industries, Greensboro, North Carolina, Alladin Industries, Trenton, Bemiss Equipment Inc., Richmond, Virginia.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author of designs for jet aircraft based on painting by Alexander Calder. Producer 2 plays authored by Pope John Paul II: Jeweler's Shop, 1982, God's Brother. Public Plays and Theater Writings of Pope John Paul II, 1987.

      Producer off-Broadway musical Oil City Symphony. My Tiny Dancer, 1992.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1950-1952. Member Young President' Organization, New York Athletic Club, Scarsdale Golf Club.

Connections

Married Janet Morgen, June 17, 1969. Children: George Stanley, Troy, Kim, Dana.

father:
George Gordon

mother:
Emily (Miller) Gordon

spouse:
Janet Morgen

children:
Kim Gordon

Troy Gordon

Dana Gordon

George Stanley Gordon