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Public relations company executive

Gerhard Frederick Simmel was German public relations company executive. Board directors German-Swiss International School, Hong Kong, 1973-1975, Sonoma Charter School Foundation; Member American-Japan Society, Japan Society Northern California.

Background

Simmel, Gerhard Frederick was born on January 20, 1930 in Gera, Germany. Son of Hans Eugen and Else Rosa (Rapp) Simmel.

Education

Bachelor, Princeton University, 1951.

Career

With United Press International, various locations, 1951-1971, director Asian communications Tokyo, 1970-1971. Editor The Asia Magazine, Hong Kong, 1972-1973. Group manager Burson-Marsteller, 1973-1979, vice president, 1979-1980, Tokyo, 1981-1988, senior vice president, 1988, Dentsu Burson-Marsteller, Tokyo, 1989-1993.

Membership

Board directors German-Swiss International School, Hong Kong, 1973-1975, Sonoma Charter School Foundation. Member American-Japan Society, Japan Society Northern California.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, swimming, carpentry, music, reading, photography.

Connections

Married Margaret Gauert, October 3, 1959. Children: George Marc, Miriam Corinne, Derek Kai.

father:
Hans Eugen Simmel

mother:
Else Rosa (Rapp) Simmel

spouse:
Margaret Gauert

child:
George Marc Simmel

child:
Miriam Corinne Simmel

child:
Derek Kai Simmel