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Publishing executive

Samuel Ferber, American publishing executive. Member Leader Great Books Discussion Group, Board Art/New York Served with Adjunct General's Department Army of the United States, 1942-1946.

Background

Ferber, Samuel was born on June 6, 1920 in New York City. Son of Isidore and Sadie (Irgang) Ferber.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, City College of New York, 1941;postgraduate, Columbia University, 1946-1948.

Career

Promotion director, National Advertising Service, Inc., New York City, 1946-1950;Promotion director, Boys' Life magazine, New York City, 1950-1952;promotion director, Esquire magazine, New York City, 1952-1958;advertising manager, Esquire magazine, 1959-1965;senior vice president, associate public, Esquire magazine, 1965-1970;advertising director, Esquire magazine, 1970-1974;public, Esquire magazine, 1974-1976;co-director, Esquire magazine (Business and the Arts awards program), 1966-1974;director, Esquire magazine (Corporation Social Responsibility awards program), 1972-1975;senior vice president, principal, Altman, Stoller, Weiss Advertising, 1976-1980;executive vice president, Altman, Stoller, Weiss Advertising, 1980-1982;vice president, Nadler & Larimer Advertising, 1982-1984;owner, Sam Ferber, Public Cons., since 1984. Member of faculty economics and advertising Latin American Institute, New York City, 1946-1949. Lecturer on magazine public at various colleges universities.

Member board advisors Alliance Resident Theatres, New York City, since 1987.

Membership

Member Leader Great Books Discussion Group, Board Art/New York Served with Adjunct General's Department Army of the United States, 1942-1946.

Connections

Married Beatrice Ruth Ziman, June 18, 1944. Children: Bruce Joseph, Joel David.

father:
Isidore Ferber

mother:
Sadie (Irgang) Ferber

spouse:
Beatrice Ruth Ziman

children:
Bruce Joseph Ferber

Joel David Ferber