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Advertising agency executive

Martha Wetterhall Thomas, American advertising agency executive. Recipient Encore award, New York Arts and Business Council, 1985, Effie award, American Marketing Association, 1987, Telly award, 1988. Member of Ad Net (2nd vice president), American Women's Economic Development Corporation, Advertising Women New York.

Background

Thomas, Martha Wetterhall was born on August 23, 1949 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Roy Christner and Doreen (Armstrong) Wetterhall.

Education

Bachelor cum laude, University of Michigan, 1971. Copywriter McCaffrey & McCall, New York City, 1972-1976, Cunningham & Walsh, New York City, 1976-1978. Senior copywriter Grey/2 Advertising, New York City, 1978-1979, Symon, Thomas & Hilliard, New York City, 1979-1982.

President Thomas & Thomas Advertising, New York City, 1983. Writer, producer 1st paid television advertising campaign for art museum, 1985.

Career

Copywriter McCaffrey & McCall, New York City, 1972—1976, Cunningham & Walsh, New York City, 1976—1978. Senior copywriter Grey/2 Advertising, 1978—1979, Symon, Thomas & Hilliard, New York City, 1979—1982. President Thomas & Thomas Advertising, since 1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Producer(writer): (1st paid television advertising campaign for art museum), 1985.

Membership

Member of Ad Net (2nd vice president), American Women's Economic Development Corporation, Advertising Women New York.

Connections

Married James William Thomas, May 22, 1982.

father:
Roy Christner Wetterhall

mother:
Doreen (Armstrong) Wetterhall

spouse:
James William Thomas