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Robert Edward Ewing Edit Profile

Publishing company executive

Robert Edward Ewing, American former publishing company executive. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member St. Lawrence University Alumni Council, Alpha Tau Omega.

Background

Ewing, Robert Edward was born on November 29, 1921 in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, United States. Son of Edward Graham and Edith (Powell) Ewing.

Education

Bachelor, St. Lawrence University, 1943.

Career

Copywriter Schwab & Beatty, Advertising, New York City, 1946-1947. General manager McGraw Hill Book Company, 1948-1968, vice president, 1968-1970. President Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, New York City, 1970-1982, chairman board, chief executive officer, 1983-1985.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member St. Lawrence University Alumni Council, Alpha Tau Omega.

Connections

Married Virginia Ann Harwood, January 6, 1942. Children: Robert Edward, John Harwood, William Michael, Andrew Graham, Jean Ann, Edward Clinton.

father:
Edward Graham Ewing

mother:
Edith (Powell) Ewing

spouse:
Virginia Ann Harwood

children:
Robert Edward Ewing

John Harwood Ewing

William Michael Ewing

Andrew Graham Ewing

Jean Ann Ewing

Edward Clinton Ewing