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Public relations executive

Rodney E. Wenz, American public relations executive. Recipient newswriting awards Associated Press, United Press International, Distinguished Newswriting award American Political Science Association, 1963; nominee Pulitzer prize, 1963. Member NIRI, Public Relations Society of America (counselors academy).

Background

Wenz, Rodney E. was born on December 21, 1935 in North Platte, Nebraska, United States.

Education

Student in Journalism, University Nebraska.

Career

Reporter, city editor Fremont Guide and Tribune, 1954-1959. Reporter, bureau chief Rockford Newspapers, 1959-1966. Coordinator communications Chrysler Corporation, 1966-1967.

Business editor Louisville Courier-Journal, 1967-1970. President Wenz-Neely Company, Louisville, 1971-1985, chairman. Consultant Wenz-Neely Company (now Shadwick United States of America).

Membership

Member NIRI, Public Relations Society of America (counselors academy).