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Publishing executive

James Dale Atherton, American publishing executive. Chairman division IV United Way. Served with United States Army, 1955-1958. Member National Fluid Power Association, Industrial Marketers of Cleveland (director), Business Professional Advertising Association, Sales and Marketing Executives, Material Handling Institute, T.F. Club of Cleveland (president 1973), Cleveland Advertising Club, Scribes Internationale.

Background

Atherton, James Dale was born on August 20, 1935 in Browder, Kentucky, United States. Son of Homer and Hettie Flora (Tucker) Atherton.

Education

Student, Cuyahoga Community College. Student, Michigan State University.

Career

With, Penton Press, 1958-1964; With, Steel Magazine, 1964-1970; With, Industry Week Magazine, 1970-1974; sales manager, New Equipment Digest, Cleveland, 1974-1975; public, New Equipment Digest, Cleveland, since 1975; senior vice president, New Equipment Digest, Cleveland, since 1989. Chairman standards and practices committee Media Comparability Council. Director Business Publs.

Membership

Chairman division IV United Way. Served with United States Army, 1955-1958. Member National Fluid Power Association, Industrial Marketers of Cleveland (director), Business Professional Advertising Association, Sales and Marketing Executives, Material Handling Institute, T.F. Club of Cleveland (president 1973), Cleveland Advertising Club, Scribes Internationale.

Clubs: Lakewood Country, Mid-Day, Communicators.

Connections

Children by previous marriage: Lisa Marie, Lora Dianne. Married second Nancy M. Atherton. Children: Cynthia, Victoria, Paul, Matthew, Walter.

father:
Homer Atherton

mother:
Hettie Flora (Tucker) Atherton

spouse:
second Nancy M. Atherton

children:
Matthew Atherton

Paul Atherton

Victoria Atherton

Walter Atherton

Cynthia Atherton