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Advertising executive

Gerald Francis Bonar, American advertising executive. Recipient Clio award, Belding awards, Telly awards, Andy awards. Member of Creative Club, Art Directors Club Los Angeles (vice president).

Background

Bonar, Gerald Francis was born on April 6, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Joseph J. and Gergrude (Krejci) Bonar.

Education

Associate of Arts, Glendale College, 1959. Postgraduate, Art Center College of Design.

Career

Designer Ork Kuhn & Associates, Los Angeles, 1963—1964. Art director Bowes Company, 1965—1969. Vice president, associate creative director Dreyfus Agency, 1969—1980, BDO International (Barton, Durstine & Osborn) and Batten Company/WEST, Los Angeles, 1980—1983.

Vice president, general manager Wilshire Design, since 1983.

Membership

Member of Creative Club, Art Directors Club Los Angeles (vice president).

Connections

Children: Julie Ann, Michael John.

father:
Joseph J. Bonar

mother:
Gergrude (Krejci) Bonar

child:
Julie Ann Bonar

child:
Michael John Bonar