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Walter Frederick Meads Edit Profile

consultant , writer , Communications executive

Walter Frederick Meads, American communications executive, consultant, writer. Recipient numerous national and local advertising industry awards. With United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945.

Background

Meads, Walter Frederick was born on March 11, 1923 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States. Son of Frederick C. and Minnie E. (Stephenson) Meads.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kent State University, 1948. Master of Arts, Fairfield University.

Career

With, Norman Malone & Associates, Akron, Ohio., 1946-1948; with, Griswold-Eshleman Company, Cleveland, 1949-1953; with, Fuller, Smith & Ross, Cleveland, 1953-1955; senior vice president, head of creative service, member management committee, vice chairman plans and review boards, J. Walter Thompson Company. New York City, 1955-1972; president, Meads & Associations, since 1972.

Membership

With United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945.

Connections

Married Mary E. Smith, March 21, 1975. Children by previous marriage: Kenneth W., Catherine L.

father:
Frederick C. Meads

mother:
Minnie E. (Stephenson) Meads

spouse:
Mary E. Smith