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marketing executive , marketing consultant

Richard George Franklin, American marketing executive, direct response marketing consultant. Marketing consultant John Kelly for Councilman, Essex County, New Jersey, 1982. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1954-1957, Korea. Member Art Directors Club, American Institute Graphic Arts, Design Management Institute, English-Speaking Union United States, Phi Kappa Psi.

Background

Franklin, Richard George was born on September 27, 1932 in Beverly, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Emanuel and Gertrude Rebecca (George) Franklin.

Education

Bachelor in Psychology cum laude, Dartmouth College, 1954.

Career

Account executive, Air Force-GL Advertising, New York City, 1961-1968; advertising and promotion manager, Radio Corporation of America Record Club, New York City, 1968-1971; circulation director, Parents Magazine Enterprises, New York City, 1971-1973; group circulation marketing director, Business Week, New York City, 1973-1978; group product director, Margrace Corporation, Middlesex, New Jersey, 1978-1983; vice president sales, Stevens Press, New York City, 1983-1986; director marketing, Human Factors/Industrial Design, New York City, 1986-1988; director sales and marketing, Bill Bognar & Friends Design, Glen Rock, New Jersey, 1988-1989; vice president market development, New Products Workshop, New York City, since 1989. Marketing consultant Bank Ad, New York City, 1980-1983. President Franklin Direct Response, Bloomfield, New Jersey, since 1980.

Sales consultant Copy Shoppe, New York City, 1982-1985.

Membership

Marketing consultant John Kelly for Councilman, Essex County, New Jersey, 1982. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1954-1957, Korea. Member Art Directors Club, American Institute Graphic Arts, Design Management Institute, English-Speaking Union United States, Phi Kappa Psi.

Clubs: Yale (New York City), Forest Hill Field (Bloomfield) (writer 1982, Member of Month award 1982).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: jazz, reading, vintage movies, swimming, tennis.

Connections

Married Gloria Anne Welch, May 28, 1955. Children: Karen, Kristen, Jonathan, Matthew.

father:
Emanuel Franklin

mother:
Gertrude Rebecca (George) Franklin

spouse:
Gloria Anne Welch

child:
Jonathan Franklin

child:
Kristen Franklin

child:
Matthew Franklin

child:
Karen Franklin