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Nicholas George Harris, British publisher. Trustee Markham Public library, 1994-2000. Served to 1st lieutenant British Army, 1958-1963. Member of Donalda Club (Toronto).

Background

Harris, Nicholas George was born on September 8, 1939 in Salisbury, England. Son of George Ivan and Phyllis Dorothy (Porter) Harris.

Career

Sales representative, Collins Publications, London, 1963-1967;Sales representative, Collins Publications, Montreal, 1967-1972;sales director, Collins Publications, Toronto, 1972;executive vice president, Collins Publications, 1973;president, William Collins Sons & Company, Canada Ltd., 1974-1987;chairman, president, Collins Publications North America, 1986-1987;managing director, McClelland & Stewart, 1988-1989;president, Wright Harris, Inc., 1990;vice president, general manager, Grolier, Ltd., 1990-1992;president, Nick Harris Associations, since 1993.

Membership

Trustee Markham Public library, 1994-2000. Served to 1st lieutenant British Army, 1958-1963. Member of Donalda Club (Toronto).

Connections

Married Margaret Jane Darling, February 3, 1968. Children: Nicola, Gregory.

father:
George Ivan Harris

mother:
Phyllis Dorothy (Porter) Harris

spouse:
Margaret Jane Darling

children:
Nicola Harris

Gregory Harris