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Advertising executive

Ross Paul Yockey, American advertising executive. Recipient EMMY, 1973, Bronze award New York International Film Festival, 1976, citation Sigma Delta Chi, 1973, White award University Kansas, 1986, others. Member Retail Advertising Conference.

Background

Yockey, Ross Paul was born on November 11, 1943 in New Orleans. Son of Hal Ross and Thelma Ida (Lynch) Yockey.

Education

Bachelor, Loyala University, New Orleans, 1965.

Career

Writer, editor Times-Picayune, New Orleans, 1965-1967. News reporter Station WVUE-television, 1967-1969. Reporter, producer Station WPIX-television, New York City, 1969-1973.

Film producer, author ABC, International Business Machines Corporation, others, 1973-1978. Executive producer Station WDSU-television, New Orleans, 1978-1980. Promotion director Station WYES-television, 1980-1982.

Vice president, creative director Verne Kirby Advertising, 1982-1985. Managing director broadcast advertising David Herbert Holmes Company Ltd., 1985-1987. Director broadcast advertising Fashion Fair Cosmetics, 1988.

Membership

Member Retail Advertising Conference.

Connections

Married Joann Soab, August 18, 1965. 1 child, Lauren Beth.

father:
Hal Ross Yockey

mother:
Thelma Ida (Lynch) Yockey

spouse:
Joann Soab

child:
Lauren Beth Yockey