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Advertising agency executive

Robert Allan Ravitz, American advertising agency executive. Rear Admiral United States Naval Reserve, retired; Member Naval Reserve Association, Navy League United States Clubs: Rotan Point (Rowayton, Connecticut), Wings (New York City), Army-Navy (Washington).

Background

Ravitz, Robert Allan was born on May 26, 1938 in Omaha. Son of Ben and Frances (Cooper) Ravitz.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, 1960.

Career

Trainee/account executive Edward H. Weiss Advertising, Chicago, 1962-1965. Account executive Tatham-Laird & Kudner Advertising, 1965-1968. Vice president, account supervisor Stern, Walters & Simmons Advertising, 1968-1972.

Senior vice president, management representative McCann-Erickson Inc., 1972-1977, New York City, 1977-1985. Executive vice president Grey Advertising, since 1985. Member Services Policy Advisory Committee United States Trade Republican.

Guest lecturer Advisory Education Foundation. Board directors Meridian Council. Trustee Naval Institute.

Adjunct professor New York University.

Membership

Rear Admiral United States Naval Reserve, retired. Member Naval Reserve Association, Navy League United States Clubs: Rotan Point (Rowayton, Connecticut), Wings (New York City), Army-Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Muriel Strickler, May 12, 1977. 1 daughter by previous marriage, Anne Cooper (deceased). Stepchildren: Matthew and Todd Wilson.

father:
Ben Ravitz

mother:
Frances (Cooper) Ravitz

spouse:
Muriel Strickler

child:
Matthew and Todd Wilson Ravitz