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corporate executive

Herbert I. Abelson, American corporate executive. Member of Market Research Council, American Psychological Association, Council of America Survey Research (chairman 1981-1982), American Association Public Opinion Research (president 1974-1975).

Background

Abelson, Herbert I. was born on January 13, 1926 in Worchester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Max Samuel and Rose (Deduke) Abelson.

Education

AB, Clark University, 1947. Master of Arts, University Maryland, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy, University Maryland, 1952.

Career

Research scientist HUMRRO, Washington, 1952—1955. Vice president Opinion Research Corporation, Princeton, New Jersey, 1955—1969. Executive vice president Response Analysis Corporation, 1969—1980, president, since 1980.

Membership

Member of Market Research Council, American Psychological Association, Council of America Survey Research (chairman 1981-1982), American Association Public Opinion Research (president 1974-1975).

Connections

Married Fay Huffman, August 9, 1953. Children: Daniel, Joseph, Rachel.

father:
Max Samuel Abelson

mother:
Rose (Deduke) Abelson

spouse:
Fay Huffman

child:
Daniel Abelson

child:
Joseph Abelson

child:
Rachel Abelson