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Richard Packer Zeldin, American publisher. Recipient Distinguished Alumni award West Chester University, 1974. Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member Information Industry Association (secretary since 1973), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, American Society Information Science, Society for Scholarly Public Clubs: Dutch Treat (New York City), Publications Lunch (New York City).

Background

Zeldin, Richard Packer was born on August 7, 1918 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of M. and Virginia (Gealt) Zeldin.

Education

Bachelor of Science, West Chester University, Pennsylvania, 1942. Graduate executive program business administration, Columbia University, 1966.

Career

General manager professional and reference book division McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1948-1968. Vice president, publishing director Litton Educational Public Company, Inc., 1968-1970. President R.R. Bowker Company, 1970-1976, Xerox College Public, Xerox Individualized Public, 1970-1976.

Public John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1976-1983. Vice president Moseley Associates Incorporated, New York York City, from 1983. Secretary-treasurer science, technical and medical book publications group Association American Publications, 1966-1970.

Member advisory committee commercial publications Atomic Energy Commission, 1966-1970.

Works

Membership

Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member Information Industry Association (secretary since 1973), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, American Society Information Science, Society for Scholarly Public Clubs: Dutch Treat (New York City), Publications Lunch (New York City).

Connections

Married Virginia Graves, November 25, 1950. Children– Elizabeth Ann, Richard Shepherd.

father:
M. Zeldin

mother:
Virginia (Gealt) Zeldin

spouse:
Virginia Graves

child:
Elizabeth Ann Zeldin

child:
Richard Shepherd Zeldin