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Publishing executive

Robert Ridgway Runck, American publishing executive. With United States Army Reserve, 1959-1962.

Background

Runck, Robert Ridgway was born on June 4, 1935 in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States. Son of Roger John and Theodora May (Ridgway) Runck.

Education

Bachelor, Ohio State University, 1958.

Career

Senior editor Holt, Rinehart & Winston, New York City, 1962-1967. Executive editor Scott, Foresman & Company, Glenview, Illinois, 1967-1979. Editorial director District of Columbia Heath & Company, Lexington, Massachusetts, 1979-1982.

President, public Ballinger Public Company, Cambridge, 1982-1984, Brick House Public Company, Amherst, New Hampshire, 1984-1990. Director produced development American Management Association, Watertown, Massachusetts, 1991-1994. Executive director National Association Desktop Publications, Topsfield, 1995-1997.

Editor-in-chief Desktop Publications Journal, 1995-1997. Senior vice president, public Victory, Inc., Worcester, Massachusetts, 1998—2001. Chairman faculty relations committee higher education division Association American Publications, New York City, 1982-1983.

Membership

With United States Army Reserve, 1959-1962.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: community theater, acting, producing, directing.

Connections

Married Sallie Ann Rowe, June 2, 1962. 1 child, Brian Christian.

father:
Roger John Runck

mother:
Theodora May (Ridgway) Runck

spouse:
Sallie Ann Rowe

child:
Brian Christian Runck