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Public relations company executive

Michael Eugene Dederer, American Public relations company executive. Served to First lieutenant United States Army, 1953-1955. Member Public Rels. Society American (president Washington chapter 1970).

Background

Dederer, Michael Eugene was born on April 30, 1932 in Seattle, Washington, United States.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, University Washington, 1953.

Career

Account executive, Hugh A. Smith Marketing & Public Relations Company, Seattle, 1956-1959; account executive, Kraft, Smith & Ehrig, Inc., Seattle, 1959-1963; account executive, Jay Rockey Public Relations and The Rockey Company, Inc., Seattle, 1963; vice president, Jay Rockey Public Relations and The Rockey Company, Inc., Seattle, 1970-1978; executive vice president, Jay Rockey Public Relations and The Rockey Company, Inc., Seattle, 1978-1986; president, Jay Rockey Public Relations and The Rockey Company, Inc., Seattle, 1986-1994; vice chairman, The Rockey Company, Inc., Seattle, 1994-1998; senior consultant, The Rockey Company, Inc., Seattle, since 1998.

Membership

Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1953-1955. Member Public Relations Society of America (president Washington chapter 1970).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Alpine skiing. Fly fishing.

Connections

Son of Michael and Clare (Collon) D. Separated; children— David M., Claire M.

father:
Michael Dederer

mother:
Clare (Collon) Dederer

child:
Claira M. Dederer

child:
David M. Dederer