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public relations executive

Norman Weissman, American public relations executive. Served with United States Navy, 1943-1946. Member Advertising Women New York (honorary), International Public Relations Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Delta Chi. Lodges: Rotary.

Background

Weissman, Norman was born on April 12, 1925 in Newark. Son of Julius and Lenora (Schimmel) Weissman.

Education

Bachelor in English, Rutgers University, 1949. Master of Arts in Journalism, University Wisconsin, 1951.

Career

Assistant editor McGraw Hill Public Company, Inc., 1951-1954. Secretary to Department Air Pollution Control, New York City, 1954-1956. Account executive Ruder & Finn, 1956-1959, vice president, 1959-1962, senior vice president, 1962-1968, president, 1968-1985, vice-chairman, 1983-1985, G.C.I. Group, Incorporated, New York York City, 1986-1990.

Chairman Edward Aycoth Worldwide, 1991-1993, Citigate, Incorporated, New York York City, 1993-1999.

Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1943-1946. Member Advertising Women New York (honorary), International Public Relations Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Delta Chi. Lodges: Rotary.

Connections

Married Sheila Holtz, December 12, 1950 (divorced December 1973). 1 son, Lee; married Natalie Ruvell, August 31, 1984.

father:
Julius Weissman

mother:
Lenora (Schimmel) Weissman

spouses:
Sheila Holtz

Natalie Ruvell