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marketing executive

James Newton Lanier, American marketing executive. Decorated Legion of Merit (2), Bronze Star medal, Joint Service Commendation medal; Wake Forest University scholar, 1957. Colonel United States Army, 1962-1983. Member National Association of Uniformed Services (director 1986-1990).

Background

Lanier, James Newton was born on July 2, 1939 in Faison, North Carolina, United States. Son of Cyrus and Lucy (Caroline) Lanier.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Wake Forest University, 1961. Master of Business Administration, Florida State University, 1972. Certified for Military Studies, National War College, 1980.

Postgraduate, University Pittsburgh, 1980.

Career

Teacher Ouplin County Schools, Warsaw, 1961-1962. Insurance agent and securities representative United Services Planning Association and Indiana Research Agency for Life Ins, Fairfax, Virginia, 1983-1988, regional vice president Fort Worth, 1988-1989, senior vice president, director marketing, 1990-1991, president, director, since 1992.

Membership

Colonel United States Army, 1962-1983. Member National Association of Uniformed Services (director 1986-1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, tennis.

Connections

Married Joanne Flowers, March 3, 1962. 1 child, Melissa Annual.

father:
Cyrus Lanier

mother:
Lucy (Caroline) Lanier

spouse:
Joanne Flowers

child:
Melissa Annual Lanier