Log In

John Francis Virtue Edit Profile

journalist

John Francis Virtue, Canadian journalist.

Background

Virtue, John Francis was born on September 7, 1934 in Nelson, British Columbia, Canada. Came to United States, 1962. Son of Abner C. and Edna E. (Coles) Virtue.

Education

Bachelor of Journalism, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, 1957.

Career

With United Press International, 1957-1981, manager Venezuela and Netherlands Antilles, 1970-1975, Northern division Latin American, 1975-1981. Executive editor El Mundo, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1982-1985, executive editor, vice president Puerto Rico, 1985-1987. Editor (business publication) Caribbean Business, since 1987.

Connections

Married Anna Leduc, November 10, 1956. 1 son, Mark David.

father:
Abner C. Virtue

mother:
Edna E. (Coles) Virtue

spouse:
Anna Leduc