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Publishing company executive

Louis Wolfe, American publishing company executive. Member United States Book Association, Association American Publications.

Background

Wolfe, Louis was born on March 2, 1935 in New York City. Son of Nathan and Goldie (Cohen) Wolfe.

Education

Bachelor, City College of New York, 1956.

Career

General sales manager, vice president New American Library, New York City, 1959-1970. Director Australasia Times Mirror Company, Sydney, Australia, 1970-1972. General manager Gordon & Breach, New York City, 1972-1975.

Marketing director Ballantine Books, 1975-1977. Executive vice president, general manager Avon Books, 1976-1980. Chairman board, chief executive officer Bantam Books, from 1980.

Director Bertellsman, Inc., others. Consultant Franklin Book programs, 1973.

Membership

Member United States Book Association, Association American Publications.

Connections

Married Emily Gordon, September 16, 1957. Children– Barbara, Debra.

father:
Nathan Wolfe

mother:
Goldie (Cohen) Wolfe

spouse:
Emily Gordon

children:
Barbara Wolfe

Debra Wolfe