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Advertising agency executive

Ralph N. Gregory, American advertising agency executive. Board directors Children's Hospital, Columbia, 1986-1987; South Carolina Society Association Executives, 1965-1966, Philharmonic Orchestra, since 1994. Served with United States Army, 1955-1956. Member of Spring Valley Country, Summit (Columbia).

Background

Gregory, Ralph N. was born on January 8, 1932 in Aiken, South Carolina, United States. Son of Adrian Ransome and Edith Gertrude (Gordon) Gregory.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, University South Carolina, 1954. Student, Emory University Law School, Atlanta, 1956.

Career

Sports writer Columbia (South Carolina) Record Company, 1954-1955, Atlanta Constitution, 1956-1958. Medical service representative Crookes-Barnes Laboratories, 1958-1963. Director public affairs South Carolina State Chamber of Commerce, Columbia, 1963-1967.

Account executive Rodgers, Newman & Cauthen, 1967-1970, Van Newman Associates, Columbia, 1970-1972. Vice president Newman, Saylor & Gregory, 1972-1984, president, 1984-1997, chairman, ceo, since 1997.

Religion

Righteousness is a demand of God. It can be received only through faith in God.

Politics

Capital punishment be administered only when the pursuit of truth and justice result in clear and overwhelming evidence of guilt.

Views

Church members should meet regularly in order to be accountable to each other about how each person is living the Christian life.

Membership

Board directors Children's Hospital, Columbia, 1986-1987. South Carolina Society Association Executives, 1965-1966, Philharmonic Orchestra, since 1994. Served with United States Army, 1955-1956.

Member of Spring Valley Country, Summit (Columbia).

Connections

Married Mary Gilreath, May 9, 1959 (divorced November 1984). Children: Regina, Patricia Lynn, Jill, Lisa. Married Kathleen Reilly Hanna, July 4, 1987.

father:
Adrian Ransome Gregory

mother:
Edith Gertrude (Gordon) Gregory

spouse:
Mary Gilreath

spouse:
Kathleen Reilly Hanna

child:
Regina Gregory

child:
Patricia Lynn Gregory

child:
Jill Gregory

child:
Lisa Gregory