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writer , Advertising executive

James Lawson, American advertising executive, writer.

Background

Lawson, James was born on December 8, 1938 in New York, New York, United States. Son of Marcel James and Renata May Hyams Gwynne.

Education

University de Paris, France, 1960. Bachelor, Boston University, 1961.

Career

Copywriter McConn-Marschalk, New York City, 1962-1963, J. Walter Thompson, New York City, 1963-1964, Al Paul Lefton, Philadelphia, 1964-1966. Vice president, copy group supervisor Doyle Dane Bernbach, New York City. Sr vice president, director creative services Doremus, 1966-1978.

Copywriter Scali McCabe Sloves, 1980-1981. Vice president, creative director Cunningham and Walsh, Los Angeles, 1981-1982. Senior vice president, creative director Doyle Dane Bernbach Needham, New York City, 1982-1993.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Playing piano, travel, history, ballet, tibetan studies.

Connections

Married Katharine Frances Rieke, December 28, 1968. Children: Victoria Zoe, Nicholas Dylan Foster.

father:
Marcel James

mother:
Renata May Hyams Gwynne

spouse:
Katharine Frances Rieke

child:
Victoria Zoe Lawson

child:
Nicholas Dylan Foster Lawson