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Communications executive , graphics designer

Richmond Addison Jones, American graphics designer, communications executive. Board directors Sponsors for Educational Opportunities, New York City, 1965-1970, Illinois Epilepsy League, Chicago, 1972-1974. Served with United States Army, 1962-1964. Member Society Typographic Arts (board directors 1972-1974), Group for Advertising Progress (founder, vice president 1966-1970), American Institute Graphics Arts.

Background

Jones, Richmond Addison was born on July 9, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.

Education

Student, University Illinois, Chicago and Urbana, Illinois, 1957. Diploma, American Academy Art, Chicago, 1959. Diploma, School Visual Arts, New York City, 1961.

Career

Assistant, associate art director Batten, Barton Durstine & Osborn, Incorporated, New York York City, 1961-1966. Art director J. Walter Thompson Company, 1966-1968. President Jones, James & Jameson, Inc., 1968-1969.

Art director Fuller, Smith & Ross, Inc., 1969-1970. Owner, graphic designer Richmond A. Jones Graphics, Chicago, since 1970. Judge Typographers International Association, Chicago, 1985, Academy Health Services Marketing, Chicago, 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Designer, photographer works include Around You, 1971.

Membership

Board directors Sponsors for Educational Opportunities, New York City, 1965-1970, Illinois Epilepsy League, Chicago, 1972-1974. Served with United States Army, 1962-1964. Member Society Typographic Arts (board directors 1972-1974), Group for Advertising Progress (founder, vice president 1966-1970), American Institute Graphics Arts.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photogrpahy, painting, reading, golf, model building.

Connections

Son of Silas Philip and Mabel Betty (Crouse) J. Divorced; 1 child, Philip Frederick. Married Christine Ann Osada, July 9, 1974.

father:
Silas Philip Jones

mother:
Mabel Betty (Crouse) Jones

spouse:
Christine Ann Osada

child:
Philip Frederick Jones