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Advertising executive

Wilburn Martin Wilson, American advertising executive. Named Man of the Year Cadiz Trigg County Chamber of C., 1982. Served with United States Navy, 1951-1955. Club: Civitan (Cadiz) (president 1968).

Background

Wilson, Wilburn Martin was born on March 13, 1930 in Cerulean, Kentucky, United States. Son of Robert E. and Veryda Marie (Shanks) Wilson.

Education

Student, University Kentucky, 1957. Diploma, Devry Electronics, 1950.

Career

Morning personality, news and sports director Station WPKY, Princeton, Kentucky, 1955-1965. Part-owner, general manager Station WKDZ, Cadiz, 1966-1986. Salesman, commercial producer Wilson's Ideas, since 1986.

Account executive Station WNBS Radio, Murray, Kentucky, since 1988. Associate member Kentucky Broadcasters Assn, 1987 (board directors).

Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1951-1955. Club: Civitan (Cadiz) (president 1968).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Comedy writing, after dinner speaking.

Connections

Married Jo Ann Campbell, May 23, 1954. Children: Donna Jo, Deborah Gay.

father:
Robert E. Wilson

mother:
Veryda Marie (Shanks) Wilson

spouse:
Jo Ann Campbell

child:
Donna Jo Wilson

child:
Deborah Gay Wilson