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Horace Carroll Robertson, American marketing consultant. Certified secondary teacher North Carolina, public manager. Named Outstanding Young Educator, Greenville Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1971; recipient Directors award, North Carolina Division Vocational Education, 1985.


Robertson, Horace Carroll was born on November 29, 1943 in Littleton, North Carolina, United States. Son of Ben N. and Lila (Chichester) Robertson.


Bachelor of Science in Business Education, East Carolina College, 1966. Master of Arts in Education, East Carolina College, 1968.


Member erection crew Howell Steel Service, Weldon, North Carolina, 1961—1965. Salesman J.C. Penney, Company, Greenville, 1962—1966. Teacher introduction vocations J.H. Rose High School, 1966—1967, distributive education coordinator, 1967—1971.

Consultant distributive education North Carolina Department Public Institute, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1971—1975, chief consultant marketing, since 1975. Education policy fellow Institute Educational Leadership, Washington, since 1984. Board directors Interstate Distributive Education Curriculum Consortium, Columbus, Ohio, since 1985, chairman, 1987.

Secretary Gideons International, Raleigh, 1978—1979. Chairman board deacons 1st Baptist Church, Cary, North Carolina, 1982—1984, chairman finance committee, 1984, 1986—1987. Treasurer Raleigh Boychoir Inc., 1983—1984.

Co-chair National Marketing Education Council, 1986—1987.


  • Certified secondary teacher North Carolina, public manager.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Simulation Training Package, 1974. Editor: numerous curriculum guides for marketing, 1971-1984. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member of Sales and Marketing Executives (board directors Raleigh since 1984), Distributive Education Clubs American, National Marketing Educators Association (vice president southern region 1981), North Carolina Vocational Association, American Vocational Association (vice chairman bylaws committee member since 1986), Scottish Hills Recreation (Cary).


  • Other Interests

    Fishing, swimming, water skiing, yard work and general repair.


Married Eunice Blalock Robertson, August 29, 1965. Children: Christina Carroll, Johnathan Lee.

Ben N. Robertson

Lila (Chichester) Robertson

Eunice Blalock Robertson

Johnathan Lee Robertson

Christina Carroll Robertson