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Ian Ballantine

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Ian Ballantine, American publisher. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

BALLANTINE, Ian was born on February 15, 1916 in New York, United States. Son of Edward James Ballantine and Stella Ballantine.

Education

AB, Columbia, 1938; Student, London School of Economics, 1939.

Career

General manager Penguin Books, Incorporated, New York York City, 1939-1945. President, director Bantam Books, Inc., 1945-1952, Ballantine Books, Incorporated, New York York City, 1952-1995. President Greenwich Press, Trumbull, Connecticut.

Director Peacock Press Ltd. Instructor sociology Columbia.

Membership

Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Jones, June 22, 1939. 1 son, Richard.