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Howard G. Barnes Edit Profile

Communications executive , Film and video producer

Howard G. Barnes, American Communications executive, film and video producer. Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945.

Background

Barnes, Howard G. was born on December 27, 1913 in New York City.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1935.

Career

Announcer radio station, WIP, Philadelphia, 1935;announcer radio station, KYW, Philadelphiaannouncer radio station, WHN, New York City, 1936;producer, WOR Mutual, 1936-1938;executive producer, Master of Computer Applications, 1938;producer, writer, executive, Columbia Broadcasting System, New York City, 1938-1946;vice president in charge network programs, Columbia Broadcasting System Radio, 1955-1960;director programs, Columbia Broadcasting System-television, Hollywood, 1960-1963;producing independently, 1946-1948;vice president in charge radio and television, Dorland, Inc., New York City, 1948-1951;president, General Entertainment Corporation, 1949-1960;television executive, Ashley Famous Agency, Inc., 1963-1966;director film production, Westinghouse Broadcasting Company. New York City, 1966-1967;executive vice president Group W Films, Westinghouse Broadcasting Company, 1967-1973, also director parent company;independent producer, 1973-1989;general manager, director advertising, The Walking Center, Beverly Hills, California, 1989-1991. President Ragazza Inc., Washington, Connecticut, 1980-1981.

Board of Governors Dramalites, Washington, Connecticut, 1979-1989. Director Trio Films, Ltd., London, 1973-1979. Partner The Barnes/Sabinson Partnership, 1976-1984.

Executive director Entertainment Hall of Fame Foundation, 1974-1977. Consultant film and video Connecticut State Department Education, 1985-1989. Lecturer School Comm., San Diego State University, 1996-1997.

Membership

Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945.

Connections

Married Joan Lesavoy, January 9, 1949 (divorced November 1957). Foster children: Marshall Alan (deceased), Denis Joy. Married Mary Ellena Mock, December 7, 1958 (divorced).

Children: Christie Ann, Paul Louis Lloyd. Married Partricia Lee Sills, August 4, 1965 (divorced). Children: Paxton Louise, Gillian Leigh.

spouse:
Joan Lesavoy

spouse:
Mary Ellena Mock

spouse:
Partricia Lee Sills

child:
Marshall Alan Barnes (deceased)

child:
Denis Joy Barnes

child:
Christie Ann Barnes

child:
Paul Louis Lloyd Barnes

child:
Paxton Louise Barnes

child:
Gillian Leigh Barnes