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Copywriter

Martin David Friedman, American copywriter. Recipient CLIO award, 1980, 85, United States television Festival Gold awards, 1979, 80, International television Festival Gold award 1982, 83, 84, 85, over 90 creative awards for copywriting.

Background

Friedman, Martin David was born on August 20, 1934 in Brooklyn. Son of Abraham Issac and Eva (Bergman) Friedman.

Education

Student, Brooklyn College, 1956;student, School of Visuals, New York City, 1957-1960.

Career

Copywriters, Leber Katz Partners, New York City, 1962-1965;senior copywriter, Al Paul Lefton, New York City, 1965-1970;associate creative director, Herbert Arthur Morris, New York City, 1970-1975;creative director, Ferber & Strauss, New York City, 1975-1980;creative supervisor, BDO International (Barton, Durstine & Osborn) and Batten Company, New York City, 1980-1981;associate creative director, J. Walter Thompson United States of America, New York City, 1981-1985;creative director, Joel Herman & Association, Florham Park, New Jersey, 1986-1988;freelance copy consultant, Florham Park, since 1988.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: camping, photography, cinematography, painting, tennis.

Connections

Married May Irene Naphtali, October 15, 1961. Children Matthew, David, William.

father:
Abraham Issac Friedman

mother:
Eva (Bergman) Friedman

spouse:
May Irene Naphtali