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Communications executive

John Charles Tuffy, American communications executive. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1959-1962. Member National Investor Relations Institute (board directors since 1990), Public Relations Society of America (president upstate Illinois chapter 1973-1974).

Background

Tuffy, John Charles was born on July 31, 1938 in New York City. Son of John James and Anna (Kean) Tuffy.

Education

Bachelor of Science in English, St. Peter's College, Jersey City, New Jersey, 1959.

Career

With communications department, International Business Machines Corporation Corporation, Endicott, New York, 1964-1971; director public relations & advertising, Chicago Board Trade, 1971-1972; director corporation communication, Sundstrand Corporation, Rockford, Illinois, 1972-1974; director communications, Fiat Allis Corporation, Northbrook, Illinois, 1974-1976; senior consultant, Burson Marsteller, Chicago, 1976-1977; director communications, McGraw Edison Corporation, Elgin, Illinois, 1977-1979; principal, A&T Communications, Chicago, 1979-1981; director information services, Litton Industries, Beverly Hills, California, 1981-1986; director corporation communications, Logicon Inc., Torrance, California, since 1986. Principal Omega Point, San Pedro, California, since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Santa Fe International Industries, 1990.

Membership

Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1959-1962. Member National Investor Relations Institute (board directors since 1990), Public Relations Society of America (president upstate Illinois chapter 1973-1974).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: ocean sailing.

Connections

Married Barbara Dremuk, June 18, 1961 (divorced 1979). Children: Moira Kean, Timothy John, AnnMarye Sweet.

father:
John James Tuffy

mother:
Anna (Kean) Tuffy

spouse:
Barbara Dremuk

children:
AnnMarye Sweet Tuffy

Moira Kean Tuffy

Timothy John Tuffy