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Food processing company executive

Ira C. Herbert, American Food processing company executive. Served with United States Air Force, 1945-1947; with United States Army, 1951-1952. Member Advertising Council (director), Advertising Education Foundation (board directors), National Can and Canning Institute (board directors), Capitol City Club, Longboat Key (Florida) Club, Standard Club, Commerce Club.

Background

Herbert, Ira C. was born on October 5, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Solomon David and Helen (Burstyn) Chizever.

Education

Bachelor, Michigan State University, 1950.

Career

Account executive, McFarland Aveyard, Chicago, 1951-1956; account supervisor, Edward H. Weiss, Chicago, 1956-1963; vice president, McCann Erickson, Los Angeles and Atlanta, 1963-1965; senior vice president, Coca-Cola United States of America, Atlanta, 1965-1974; president food division, Coca-Cola United States of America, Atlanta, 1975-1981; executive vice president, chief marketing officer, Coca-Cola United States of America, Atlanta, 1981-1988; executive vice president, president, Chief Executive Officer North America soft doctor sector, Coca-Cola United States of America, Atlanta, 1988-1992. Board directors Texas Commerce Bank, T.C.C. Beverages Ltd., National Data Corporation.

Membership

Served with United States Air Force, 1945-1947. With United States Army, 1951-1952. Member Advertising Council (director), Advertising Education Foundation (board directors), National Can and Canning Institute (board directors), Capitol City Club, Longboat Key (Florida) Club, Standard Club, Commerce Club.

Connections

Married Lila Faye Ellman, January 6, 1951. Children: Carrie Jo, Jeffrey, Fred.

father:
Solomon David Chizever

mother:
Helen (Burstyn) Chizever

spouse:
Lila Faye Ellman

child:
Jeffrey Herbert

child:
Fred Herbert

child:
Carrie Jo Herbert