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Henry Quinby Hawes

advertising executive

Henry Quinby Hawes, American advertising executive. Served as First lieutenant Field Artillery, United States Army, 1917-1919.; Member San Francisco Stock Exchange.

Background

Hawes, Henry Quinby was born on October 4, 1888 in Westbrook, Maine, United States. Son of Henry Hill Boody and Ellen Catherine (Quinby) Hawes.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Bowdoin College, 1910. Master of Arts, Columbia, 1911.

Career

Manager Mechanics Institute, Rumford, Maine, 1911-1913. With McCann-Erickson, Inc., New York City, 1913-1914, San Francisco, from 1914, senior vice president, Pacific Coast regional manager, director, from 1921. Director American Trust Company Chairman publicity campaign, Executive Committee San Francisco Community Chest, 1929-1935.

Chairman fund raising Golden Gate International Exposition, 1939-1940. Chairman budget committee War Chest of San Francisco, 1945. Trustee, member finance committee Mills College, 1938-1948.

Membership

  • Served as First lieutenant Field Artillery, United States Army, 1917-1919. Member San Francisco Stock Exchange. Clubs: Pacific Union, Bohemian (San Francisco). Breeder purebred registered Herefords.

Connections

Married Corinne M. White, June 8, 1925.

father:
Henry Hill Boody Hawes

mother:
Ellen Catherine (Quinby) Hawes

spouse:
Corinne Maria Gauvreau - Canadian