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Advertising agency executive

Robert James Geller, American advertising executive. President Robert J. and Lois F. Geller Foundation; Member Association National Advertisers (management policy committee 1980-1992, corporation membership committee 1990-1992), American Advertising Federation (board directors, corporation membership committee since 1989, plans review committee since 1990, assistant secretary since 1992), Advertising Club New York City.

Background

Geller, Robert James was born on May 5, 1937 in New York City. Son of Jerome and Pearl (Klein) Geller.

Education

Bachelor of Science City College of New York, 1958. Account executive Furman, Feiner& Company. New York City, 1958-1962.

Media supervisor Interpublic Group of Companies, New York City, 1962-1964. Assistant media director Foote, Cone & Belding, New York City, 1964-1969. President Adforce Inc., New York City, 1970-1992.

President Robert J. Geller & Associations, Inc., New York City, 1993.

Career

Account executive Furman, Feiner & Company, New York City, 1958-1962. Media supervisor Interpublic Group of Companies, 1962-1964. Assistant media director Foote, Cone & Belding, 1964-1969.

President Adforce, Inc., 1970-1992, Robert J. Geller & Associates, Incorporated, New York York City, 1993—2008. President, Chief Executive Officer Reel American, Inc., 2000—2003. Managing director Charter Media, since 2002.

Secretary-treasurer, Chief Financial Officer, chief operating officer, Charter Digital Media Inc., since 2005.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

President Robert J. and Lois F. Geller Foundation. Member Association National Advertisers (management policy committee 1980-1992, corporation membership committee 1990-1992), American Advertising Federation (board directors, corporation membership committee since 1989, plans review committee since 1990, assistant secretary since 1992), Advertising Club New York City.

Connections

Married Lois Dee Fromkin, June 9, 1968. Children: Richard Evan, Stephen Laurence.

father:
Jerome Geller

mother:
Pearl (Klein) Geller

spouse:
Lois Dee Fromkin

child:
Richard Evan Geller

child:
Stephen Laurence Geller