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Marvin S. Brown, American publisher. Bar: New York; Certified Public Accountants, New Jersey. Served with United States Army Reserve, 1957-1963.

Background

Brown, Marvin S. was born on January 28, 1935 in Bayonne, New Jersey, United States. Son of Arthur S. and Esther (Newman) Brown.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 1956;Juris Doctor, Brooklyn Law School, 1960.

Career

Treasurer, Atheneum Publications, New York City, 1967-1970;executive vice president, Atheneum Publications, New York City, 1971-1976;president, Atheneum Publications, New York City, 1977-1982;president, New American Library, New York City, 1983-1987;director, New American Library, New York City, from 1984;president, Viking Penguin, Inc., New York City, 1987-1995;president, Penguin United States of America, New York City, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York; Certified Public Accountants, New Jersey.

Membership

Served with United States Army Reserve, 1957-1963.

Connections

Married Marlyn Susman, September 11, 1960. Children– Scott Andrew, Nancy Susan.

father:
Arthur S. Brown

mother:
Esther (Newman) Brown

spouse:
Marlyn Susman

children:
Scott Andrew Brown

Nancy Susan Brown