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Communications executive

Richard Vincent Foster, American communications executive. Recipient Emmy award Academy of television Arts and Sciences, 1965, award of Merit Industrial Management Society, 1979, Silver award International television, Film, 1984. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1958-1961. Member International television Association (award of Excellence, 1979).

Background

Foster, Richard Vincent was born on October 6, 1935 in Berkeley, California, United States. Son of Adriance Sherwood and Helen Nadine (Vincent) Foster.

Education

Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1958.

Career

Producer, director, Sandia Corporation, Albuquerque, 1961-1964;production manager, Columbia Broadcasting System-television, New York City, 1965-1966;sales manager, Washington Palmer Films, San Francisco, 1967-1975;producer, director, Bank of America, San Francisco, 1976-1977;producer, director, One Pass Video, San Francisco, 1977-1981;owner, Direction finding & Associations, San Francisco, since 1981.

Membership

Served to captain United States Air Force, 1958-1961. Member International television Association (award of Excellence, 1979).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: computers, model railroading.

Connections

Married Susan Hart, April 30, 1983. Children: James, Amanda, Jeffrey, Julie.

father:
Adriance Sherwood Foster

mother:
Helen Nadine (Vincent) Foster

spouse:
Susan Hart

children:
James Foster

Amanda Foster

Jeffrey Foster

Julie Foster