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Advertising executive

R. Milton Lynnes, American advertising executive.

Background

Lynnes, R. Milton was born on April 16, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Roy Milton and Ethel (Wolfe) Lynnes.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Iowa State University, 1957.

Career

Advertising sales promotion supervisor, Interlake Steel, Chicago, 1961-1962; copywriter, Garfield-Linn, Chicago, 1963; account executive, Biddle Company, Appleton, Wisconsin, 1964-1966; executive vice president, Marsteller HCM, Chicago, 1966-1984; board directors, Marsteller HCM, 1978-1984; principal, Grant, Jacoby Inc., Chicago, 1985-1989; president, Grant, Jacoby Inc., Chicago, 1989-1994; chairman Chief Executive Officer, Grant, Jacoby Inc., Chicago, since 1994. Board directors Worldwide Partners, Denver, chairman North America region, 1996-1997.

Membership

Board directors MTW/WWP Media Venture, 1995, Better Business Bureau, Chicago, 1984-1987. Member American Association Advertising Agilysys (vice chairman central region, board directors 1981-1982), Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce (board directors 1999), Chicago Advertising Club (board directors 1985-1986), Exmoor Country Club (president 1998-1999), Bob O Link Golf Club, Pelican Bay Golf Club, Economics Club, Tavern Club, Chicago Club.

Connections

Married Carol Rinehart, August 30, 1958. Children: Christopher, Katherine, Jeffrey, Jennifer.

father:
Roy Milton Lynnes

mother:
Ethel (Wolfe) Lynnes

spouse:
Carol Rinehart

child:
Katherine Lynnes

child:
Christopher Lynnes

child:
Jennifer Lynnes

child:
Jeffrey Lynnes