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Robert Eduard Baensch, American Publisher. Recipient Freedom to Publish award Israeli Publications Association, 1977. Member International Publications Association (Executive Committee), Association American Publications (board directors 1981-1984, Executive Committee professional and scholarly publications division, International Serviceaward 1979), Science, Technology and Medical Publications Association (chairman computer technical committee).

Background

Baensch, Robert Eduard was born on September 4, 1934 in Leipzig, Germany. Came to the United States, 1948, naturalized, 1948. Son of Willy E. and Hilda L. (Stoehr) Baensch.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Johns Hopkins University, 1957. Postgraduate, Graduate School Business, Stanford University, 1980.

Career

Managing editor, Grune & Stratton, Inc., New York City, 1958-1960;with, McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1960-1968;editorial director international department, McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1965-1968;vice-president, director international division, Harper & Row Publications, Inc., 1968-1980;president, chief Executive officer, Springer-Verlag New York, Inc., 1980-1983;vice president, McGraw-Hill International Book Company, 1983;vice president marketing, Macmillan Public Company, since 1983. Member of faculty Public Center, New York University, since 1980, Stanford University Public Institute, since 1980, Public Institute, U. Denver, since 1981.

Works

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Membership

Member International Publications Association (executive committee), Association American Publications (board directors 1981-1984, executive committee professional and scholarly publications division, International Service award 1979), Science, Technology and Medical Publications Association (chairman computer technical committee). Clubs: New York Caledonian Curling.

Connections

Married June Otani, December 5, 1965. Children: Hiroshi Michael, Miyoko Erika.

father:
Willy E. Baensch

mother:
Hilda L. (Stoehr) Baensch

spouse:
June Otani

children:
Hiroshi Michael Baensch

Miyoko Erika Baensch