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marketing consultant

Herbert Sidney O'Mell, American marketing consultant. Chairman advisory board Memphis State University Music Industry, 1989-1992, 94—. Member National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (treasurer since 1989), Rotary, Memphis and Shelby County Film, Tapes, Music Committee (chairman 1995), International Blues Foundation (board directors since 1991).

Background

O'Mell, Herbert Sidney was born on August 3, 1935 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of William and Pearl (Benovitz) O'M.

Education

Bachelor, Memphis State University, 1957.

Career

Marketing representative, Howard Hughes Summa Corporation, Las Vegas, 1972-1974; marketing representative, Loews Corporation, New York City, 1974-1984; owner, president, chief finance officer, Herb O'Mell Prodns., Memphis, 1984-1993; vice president marketing, Hollywood Casino Corporation, Tunica, Mississippi, since 1993; casino marketing manager, Harrah's Casino, Tunica, since 1996. Advisory county Tennessee Film Entertainment and Music, Nashville, 1988-1992. Vice-chairman, advisory board Memphis State University Music Industry, Memphis, since 1987.

Membership

Chairman advisory board Memphis State University Music Industry, 1989-1992, 94—. Member National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (treasurer since 1989), Rotary, Memphis and Shelby County Film, Tapes, Music Committee (chairman 1995), International Blues Foundation (board directors since 1991).

Connections

Married Laura Elizabeth Gillock, December 11, 1954. Children: Brandon, Michael.

father:
William O'M.

mother:
Pearl (Benovitz) O'M.

spouse:
Laura Elizabeth Gillock

child:
Michael O'Mell

child:
Brandon O'Mell