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Advertising executive

Michael Ross Kalbs, American advertising executive. Achievements include invention of medical instrument hypothermia unit. Member of Medical Marketing Association, Biomedical Marketing Association (president 1972-1974, board directors 1974-1976, Founders award 1977), American Association for the Advancement of Science (advisory committee since 1980).

Background

Kalbs, Michael Ross was born on March 20, 1939 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel David and Dorothy (Kessler) Kalbs.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Drexel U., 1961. Master of Business Administration, Rutgers University, 1964. Salesman Merck, Sharp & Dohme, Teterboro New Jersey, 1961-1965;account executive Shaller-Rubin, New York City, 1965-1967.

Account supervisor William Douglas McAdams, New York City, 1967-1968. Vice president Brinkmann Instruments Westbury, New York, 1968-1980. Executive vice president Hall Decker McKibbin, Los Angeles, since 1980.

Career

Salesman Merck, Sharp & Dohme, Teterboro, New Jersey, 1961—1965. Account executive Shaller-Rubin, New York City, 1965—1967. Account supervisor William Douglas McAdams, 1967—1968.

Vice president Brinkmann Instruments Westbury, 1968—1980. Executive vice president Hall Decker McKibbin, Los Angeles, since 1980. Advisor City Hope, Duarte, California, 1983—1984.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of medical instrument hypothermia unit.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Medical Marketing Association, Biomedical Marketing Association (president 1972-1974, board directors 1974-1976, Founders award 1977), American Association for the Advancement of Science (advisory committee since 1980).

Connections

Married Phyllis Joan Richter, December 27, 1959 (divorced June 1978).; married Judy Hoffman Rosen, August 15, 1982. Children: Robert Scott, Jordan Richter, Amanda Jane.

father:
Samuel David Kalbs

mother:
Dorothy (Kessler) Kalbs

spouse:
Judy Hoffman Rosen0

spouse:
Phyllis Joan Richter

child:
Robert Scott Kalbs

child:
Amanda Jane Kalbs

child:
Jordan Richter Kalbs