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Russell Benjamin Shor Edit Profile

magazine editor , diamond analyst

Russell Benjamin Shor, American diamond analyst, former magazine editor. Decorated Commendation Valor; recipient Neal award American Business Press, 1982, 84, 86, 91, Achievement award New York Business Press, 1986-1991. Active Better Understanding of Learning Disabilities in Children, Devon, Pennsylvania, 1992-1994. With United States Army, 1968-1969, Vietnam. Member New York Business Press Association.

Background

Shor, Russell Benjamin was born on November 10, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Harry and Catherine M. (O'Connell) Shor.

Education

Bachelor, Temple University, 1968; Master of Science, University of Pennsylvania, 1979.

Career

Editor Montgomery Newspapers, Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, 1971-1975. Editorial page editor North Penn Newspapers, Lansdale, 1975-1977. Senior editor Jewelers Circular Keystone, Radnor, 1980-1995.

Editor New York Diamonds, 1995-1999. Editor-in-chief Gemkey.com, New York City, 1999-2001. Partner Diamond Analysts, Radnor, since 2001.

Owner, public Vintage and Modern Jazz Mart.

Membership

Active Better Understanding of Learning Disabilities in Children, Devon, Pennsylvania, 1992-1994. With United States Army, 1968-1969, Vietnam. Member New York Business Press Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: vintage and modern jazz.

Connections

Married Natsumi Takiguchi, July 17, 1946. Children: Lauren Clair, Joshua Tatsuya.

father:
Harry Shor

mother:
Catherine M. (O'Connell) Shor

spouse:
Natsumi Takiguchi

children:
Lauren Clair Shor

Joshua Tatsuya Shor