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John Davol Chapman

communications brokerage executive

John Davol Chapman, American communications brokerage executive.

Background

Chapman, John Davol was born on August 31, 1934 in New York City. Son of Richard Davol and Caroline (Townsend) Chapman.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Williams College, 1956.

Career

General manager WKRC-AM, WKRQ-FM, Taft Broadcasting, Cincinnati, 1971-1973;vice president marketing and corporation development, Taft Broadcasting, Cincinnati, 1974-1979;vice president government affairs, Taft Broadcasting, Cincinnati, 1979-1982;senior vice president corporation affairs, Taft Broadcasting, Cincinnati, 1983-1987;president, The Chapman Company, Vero Beach, Florida, since 1991. Board directors Sun Bank, Treasure Coast, N.A.

Membership

Chairman development committee Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, 1980-1987, trustee, 1980-1991. Trustee Joy Outdoor Education Center, Cincinnati, 1984-1987, president board trustees, 1987-1988. Board supervisors Capron Trail Community Development District, since 1994.

Member citizens advisory committee St. Lucie Metropolitan Planning Organization, since 1994. Member Ohio C. of Chamber (board directors 1983-1987), Cincinnati Convention and Visitors Bureau (board directors 1980-1987). Clubs: Commonwealth, Camargo (Cincinnati).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: jogging, golfing. Tennis; trekking.

Connections

Married Sally Putnam, June 15, 1957. Children– John Davol, David S., Steven B.

father:
Richard Davol Chapman

mother:
Caroline (Townsend) Chapman

spouse:
Sally Putnam

children:
John Davol Chapman

David S. Chapman

Steven B. Chapman