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Warren Bertram Syer, American publisher. Commissioner Great Barrington Housing Authority; director Berkshire County Regional Housing Authority; chairman Four Town Cable Advisory Committee; chairman investment committee 1st Congressional Church of Great Barrington; trustee Hartt College/University Hartford. With United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946.

Background

Syer, Warren Bertram was born on March 9, 1923 in Somerville, Massachusetts, United States. Son of C. Bertram and Mabel (Stevens) Syer.

Education

Student, Northeastern U. student, University KentuckyBachelor of Arts, Antioch College, 1946.

Career

With, Credit Bureau Greater Boston, 1946-1947;special representative, National Concert Bureau, 1948;credit sales manager, Sears, Roebuck & Company, 1948-1953;treasurer, director, Audiocom, Inc., 1953-1957;with, Billboard Public Inc., New York City, 1957-1974;senior vice-president, director, general manager consumer publications, Schwann Catalogues, High Fidelity, Musical American, Stereo Quarterly, The Buyers Guide, Four Channel Directory, Test Report Book, Protect], Massachusetts, Photo Weeklysenior vice-president, director, general manager consumer publications, Modern Photographygeneral manager, High Fidelity Cable television, 1964-1974;president, director Far Eastern Affairs, ABC Leisure Magazines Inc., Great Barrington, Massachusetts and New York City, 1975-1980;president, chief Executive officer, director, Historical Times Inc., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1980-1988;vice chairman, Historical Times Inc., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1986-1989;publishing director, Wilson Quarterly, Washington, since 1988;senior consultant, Issues in Science and Technology, since 1989. Consultant in public field.

Membership

Commissioner Great Barrington Housing Authority. Director Berkshire County Regional Housing Authority. Chairman Four Town Cable Advisory Committee.

Chairman investment committee 1st Congressional Church of Great Barrington. Trustee Hartt College/University Hartford. With United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946.

Connections

Married Barbara Anne Gould, May 18, 1946. Children: Deborah Anne, Kurt Warren, Diane Barbara, Cassandra Gould.

father:
C. Bertram Syer

mother:
Mabel (Stevens) Syer

spouse:
Barbara Anne Gould

children:
Deborah Anne Syer

Kurt Warren Syer

Diane Barbara Syer

Cassandra Gould Syer