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Thomas Doherty, American publisher. Winner Skylark award, Locus award for best public science and fantasy, annually, since 1987, World Fantasy Life Achievement award, 2005, Raymond Z. Gallan Science Fiction award ICON, 2006. Member World Science Fiction Association (charter), National Space Institute.

Background

Doherty, Thomas was born on April 23, 1935 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Thomas and Elizabeth (Story) Doherty.

Education

Student, Trinity College, 1953-1957.

Career

From salesman to division sales manager Pocket Books, 1958—1968. National sales manager Simon & Schuster, 1968—1970. Public Tempo Books, 1971-1975.

Public, general manager Ace and Tempo divisions Grossett & Dunlap Inc., 1976-1980. Founder, president Tom Doherty Associates, Incorporated, New York York City, 1980-1987. President, public Tor & Forge Imprints of Tom Doherty Associates LLC, A Holtzbrinck Company, since 1987, Tor and Forge Books.

Membership

Member World Science Fiction Association (charter), National Space Institute.

Connections

Thomas and Elizabeth (Story) D. Married Barbara Slocum, February 14, 1958 (deceased). Children: Thomas, Kathleen, Linda.

Married Tatiana Pachina, July 19, 1991. 1 stepchild, Elena.

father:
Thomas Doherty

mother:
Elizabeth (Story) Doherty

spouse:
Tatiana Pachina

children:
Thomas W. Doherty

Kathleen Doherty

Linda Doherty