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Broadcasting executive

Robert L. Simmons, American lawyer, specializing in the field of General Practice.

Background

Simmons, Robert Lewis was born on April 16, 1934 in Baltimore. Son of Harry Lewis and Ella Mary (Thompson) Simon.

Education

University of Rhode Island (Bachelor of Science). Suffolk University (Juris Doctor).

Career

Account executive, Reuben Donnelly Corporation, Baltimore, 1957-1958;producer, Romper Room, Inc., Baltimore, 1958-1959;president, Electra Teleprodns., Baltimore, 1959-1961;with sales management, Westinghouse Broadcasting Company, Inc., Baltimore, Chicago, New York City and Los Angeles, 1961-1969;vice president sales, Chesapeake television and Cryptography Research Inc, Inc., Baltimore, 1969-1986;president, Sinclair Broadcasting Group, Inc., Baltimore, 1986-1988;president, television Broadcast Cons., Baltimore, 1988-1990.

Connections

Married Barbara Hocker, October 4, 1969 (divorced January 1977). Children: Christina Leigh, Lauren Victoria.

father:
Harry Lewis Simon

mother:
Ella Mary (Thompson) Simon

spouse:
Barbara Hocker

children:
Christina Leigh Simmons

Lauren Victoria Simmons