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Janet Body Edit Profile

Advertising agency executive

Janet Body, American advertising agency executive. Recipient Hatch awards, Boston Ad Club, 1977-1983.

Background

Body, Janet was born on September 21, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Donald Arthur and Ora Nightingale (Blanchard).

Education

Bachelor, Middlebury College, 1959.

Career

Secretary Irwin Wasey Ruthrauff & Ryan, Chicago, 1963—1965. Copywriter D'Arcy Advertising, 1965—1967. Copy chief Needham Harper & Steers, 1967—1970.

Owner creative director Body & Company, Advertising, Portland, Maine, since 1970.

Membership

Trustee Portland Museum Art, since 1981, Junior Achievement, Portland, 1983. Board directors Women's Resource Center, since 1983, Kennebec council Girl Scouts United States of America, 1978. Member of Greater Portland Chamber of Commerce (director since 1981), American Association Advertising Agilysys(New England), Advertising Club Greater Portland (Conwell award 1980, Broderson awards 1978-1983).

Connections

Married David Wayne Body, October 31, 1967.

father:
Donald Arthur Body

mother:
Ora Nightingale (Blanchard) Body

spouse:
David Wayne Body