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Advertising executive

Gerard Shaw Grosso, American advertising executive. Decorated Silver Star, Purple Heart, Bronze Star with 3 oak leaf clusters, Air medal, Combat Infantry Badge.

Background

Grosso, Gerard Shaw was born on February 20, 1943 in New York City. Son of Edward Joseph and Dorothy (Shaw) Grosso.

Education

Bachelor, Fordham University, 1964. Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, 1970.

Career

Accountant executive J. Walter Thompson, Incorporated, New York York City, 1970—1974. Vice president Wells, Rich, Greene, Inc., 1974—1979. Executive vice president Jones Association, Wstport, Connecticut, 1980—1981.

Senior vice president, account service director Earle Palmer Brown Advertising Company, Bethesda, Maryland, 1981—1986. President Ketchum Comns., Philadelphia, since 1986. Captain United States Army, 1964-1968.

Connections

Married Margaret McDonagh, December 27, 1975. Children: Meghan Leigh, Jennifer Shaw.

father:
Edward Joseph Grosso

mother:
Dorothy (Shaw) Grosso

spouse:
Margaret McDonagh

child:
Jennifer Shaw Grosso

child:
Meghan Leigh Grosso