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Russell Ward, American publisher. Decorated Bronze Star. President, Parent-Teachers Association, Stamford, 1965-1967. Second lieutenant United States Air Force, 1942-1946, 51-52, Korea. Member Party Retailers Organization (president 1988-1990), National Association Publishing Representatives (president 1984-1985).

Background

Ward, Russell was born on July 20, 1924 in New York City. Son of Sam and Lilly M. (Kaye) Ward.

Education

Bachelor, Syracuse University, 1947. Master of Business Administration, University Connecticut, Stamford, 1972.

Career

Advertising representative, Fairchild Publs., New York City, 1947-1966; advertising manager, Esquire Magazine, New York City, 1966-1976; owner, National Republican Company, Stamford, Connecticut, 1976-1985; publisher, Party and Paper Retailer, Stamford, since 1985.

Membership

President, Parent-Teachers Association, Stamford, 1965-1967. Second Lieutenant United States Air Force, 1942-1946, 51-52, Korea. Member Party Retailers Organisation (president 1988-1990), National Association Publishing Representatives (president 1984-1985).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: swimming.

Connections

Married Lyla Blake, March 8, 1951. Children: Regina Blake, Belinda Frances.

father:
Sam Ward

mother:
Lilly M. (Kaye) Ward

spouse:
Lyla Blake

children:
Belinda Frances Ward

Regina Blake Ward