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Advertising agency executive

John James Tierney, American advertising executive. Member of Detroit Advertising Association, Adcraft Club Detroit.

Background

Tierney, John James was born on October 13, 1934 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Edward and Rose (DeLargy) Tierney.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Business Administration, Wayne State University, 1956, Bachelor of Arts Advertising, 1956. Regional sales manager Rox Paint Company, Detroit, 1956-1960. Assistant advertising director Detroit Free Press, 1960-1965.

Director marketing Fretter Appliance, Livonia, Michigan, 1965-1970. Executive vice president Northgate Advertising, Detroit, 1970-1973. 1st senior vice president Mars Advertising, Southfield, Michigan, since 1973.

Sergeant United States Army, 1956-1957.

Career

Regional sales manager Rox Paint Company, Detroit, 1956—1960. Assistant advertising director Detroit Free Press, 1960—1965. Director marketing Fretter Appliance, Livonia, Michigan, 1965—1970.

Executive vice president Northgate Advertising, Detroit, 1970—1973. 1st senior vice president Mars Advertising, Southfield, from 1973. Sergeant United States Army, 1956-1957.

Membership

Member of Detroit Advertising Association, Adcraft Club Detroit.

Connections

Married Bernice Claire Kaminski, November 12, 1978. Children: Erica Lynn, John Vincent, Bradley Edward.

father:
Edward Tierney

mother:
Rose (DeLargy) Tierney

spouse:
Bernice Claire Kaminski

child:
Bradley Edward Tierney

child:
John Vincent Tierney

child:
Erica Lynn Tierney