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Public relations executive

Jay Howard Camden DeBow, American public relations executive. Recipient Ad Week National Marketing Program award, 1990, Cipra award Inside Puerto Rico Magazine, 1991.

Background

DeBow, Jay Howard Camden was born on September 21, 1932 in Flushing, New York, United States. Son of Thomas Howard and Dorothea (Camden) DeB.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Georgia, 1955.

Career

Reporter Athens (Georgia) Banner Herald, 1954. News writer United Press International, New York City, 1955. Vice president public relations Merrill Anderson Company, 1956—1960.

Founder, president Jay DeBow & Partners, Inc., 1960—1989. President Jay DeBow & Partners Omnicom Public Relations Network, 1990—1992. Founder, managing principal The Energy Team, since 1993.

Managing partner DeBow Mellow Palmer Group, LLC. Chair Jay DeBow & Partners, Inc., since 1992. Chairman board advisors Salvation Army Manhattan.

Membership

Member National Investor Relations Institute (former chairman government affairs committee, ethics committee, member steering committee, senior Investor Relations Roundtable), Public Relations Society of America (Silver Anvil award 1991), International Institute Communications, Counselors Academy, International Public Relations Association, New York Society Security Analysts, Association Investment Managers, Society Professional Journalists, National Press Club (Washington), Metropolitan Club (New York City. Board governors, chairman, member committee).

Connections

Married Audrey Ellison, May 4, 1957 (divorced 1985). Children: Stacy, Carolyn, Jennifer, Hollis. Married Suzanne Hayat, November 12, 1986.

father:
Thomas Howard DeB.

mother:
Dorothea (Camden) DeB.

spouse:
Audrey Ellison

spouse:
Suzanne Hayat

child:
Stacy DeBow

child:
Carolyn DeBow

child:
Jennifer DeBow

child:
Hollis DeBow