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Advertising agency executive

Russell K. Shaffer, American advertising agency executive. Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1954-1956.

Background

Shaffer, Russell K. was born on April 12, 1933 in New York City. Son of Russell Parl and Alice (Cole) Shaffer.

Education

AB, Brown University, 1954. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1958.

Career

Account executive McCann-Erickson, New York City, 1958-1962. Account supervisor Grey Advertising, 1962-1966. Executive vice president Richard K. Manoff, Inc., 1966-1971, president, 1971-1977, also director.

President David H. Mann, Inc., 1977-1980. Executive vice president F.W. Free Inc. (now Laurance, Charles & Free, Inc.), New York City, 1980-1986.

Senior vice president SSC&B, since 1986.

Membership

Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1954-1956.

Connections

Married Leslie Van Nostrand, July 28, 1956. Children– Cole Van Nostrand, Wendel L., Daniel W., Russell W.

father:
Russell Parl Shaffer

mother:
Alice (Cole) Shaffer

spouse:
Leslie Van Nostrand

child:
Cole Van Nostrand Shaffer

child:
Wendel L. Shaffer

child:
Daniel W. Shaffer

child:
Russell W. Shaffer