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Advertising executive

John Dexter Moreton, American advertising executive. Member of Business and Professional Advertising Association, Advertising Club Western Massachusetts, Advertising Club Hartford, Suffield Country, Windsor.

Background

Moreton, John Dexter was born on November 14, 1931 in Union, New Jersey, United States. Son of Harold and Catherine (Norris) Moreton.

Education

Bachelor, Syracuse University, 1953.

Career

Art director, copywriter, account executive General Electric Company, Western Springs, Illinois, 1956—1960, Schenectady, New York, 1956—1960. Account executive, account supervisor Graceman Advertising Agency, Hartford, Connecticut, 1960—1964. Principal, vice president marketing services McPartland Bidwell, Inc., 1964—1968, Marcom Inc., 1969—1970.

Executive vice president, director Charles Palm & Company, Bloomfield, Connecticut, 1971—1983. Executive vice president McKinlay, Moreton & Partners, Inc., Simsbury, 1983—1987. President, creayive director Black & Musen, Inc., Longmeadow, Massachusetts, since 1987.

Member Windsor (Connecticut) Republican Town Committee, 1965—1973. Chairman Windsor Citizens Committee Educational Planning, 1965. With United States Air Force, 1953-1955.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, the power of evil in the world is broken.

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote particular religious beliefs, nor should it require prayer or worship in the public schools. However, the state should leave students free to practice their own religious convictions.

Views

Methodist member is very much a folk theologian who should speak 'plain truth to plain people'.

Membership

Member of Business and Professional Advertising Association, Advertising Club Western Massachusetts, Advertising Club Hartford, Suffield Country, Windsor.

Connections

Married Marjorie Elaine McCravy, February 25, 1956. Children: Lea Ann, Sally Jo, Catherine Louise, Nancy Sue, John Harold.

father:
Harold Moreton

mother:
Catherine (Norris) Moreton

spouse:
Marjorie Elaine McCravy

child:
Lea Ann Moreton

child:
Sally Jo Moreton

child:
Catherine Louise Moreton

child:
Nancy Sue Moreton

child:
John Harold Moreton