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Public relations news executive

Gerald Seymour, American Public relations news executive. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1951-1955, Germany. Member Society of Silurians, Society Professional Journalists.

Background

Seymour, Gerald was born on July 10, 1933 in Brooklyn. Son of Edward Ferguson and Marian Elizabeth (Langdon) Seymour.

Education

Student, University Maryland., 1953-1955; student, New York University, 1955-1956.

Career

News editor, New York Herald Tribune, New York City, 1958-1966; news editor, New York World Journal Tribune, New York City, 1966-1967; production editor, Book Week, New York City, 1967-1969; news editor, New York Bureau Newsday, New York City, 1969-1970; associate editor, Book World, New York City, 1970-1972; correspondent New York, Chicago Tribune Book World, New York City, 1972-1973; assistant business editor, New York Daily News, New York City, 1973-1982; copy editor, Newsweek Magazine, New York City, 1982-1987; vice president, Doremus & Company. New York City, since 1987. Adjunct assistant professor journalism Long Island University, 1987-1989.

Lecturer in journalismBaruch College City University, New York City, 1986, New York University, 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Sergeant United States Air Force, 1951-1955, Germany. Member Society of Silurians, Society Professional Journalists.

Connections

Married Georgette Khouri, September 8, 1963. 1 child, Elizabeth Anne.

father:
Edward Ferguson Seymour

mother:
Marian Elizabeth (Langdon) Seymour

spouse:
Georgette Khouri

child:
Elizabeth Anne Seymour