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advertising executive.

Waldemar Alfred Paul John, American advertising executive. Served as adjunct Balloon Corps, World War I.; Member Michigan.

Background

John, Waldemar Alfred Paul was born on January 31, 1895 in New Albany, Indiana, United States. Son of Theophilus Frederick and Frieda Alicia (Huber) John.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1916.

Career

Advertising department Dodge Brothers, Detroit, 1916-1917, 19-20. Advertising writer Brooke-Smith & French, Inc., 1920-1923. Vice president Dunlap-Ward, Cleveland, 1923-1925, Campbell-Ewald Company, Detroit, 1925-1934.

President John-Adams. Inc., 1934; vice president MacManus, John & Adams, Inc., advertising agency, Detroit, 1934-1936, president, 1936-1945, Chairman of the Board, since 1945.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Authors Association, Michigan Academy Arts and Scis.

Membership

Served as adjunct Balloon Corps, World War I. Member Michigan.

Connections

Married Hildegarde Hagerman, May 26, 1917. Children: Colin Hagerman, Constance, Jeremy.

father:
Theophilus Frederick John

mother:
Frieda Alicia (Huber) John

spouse:
Hildegarde Hagerman

children:
Colin Hagerman John

Constance John

Jeremy John