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Publishing company executive

Will Eisner, American Publishing company executive. Trustee International Museum Cartoon Art, 1994. Member Illustrators Society New York City, International Museum Cartoon Art (board of trustees), Scottish Cartoonist Society (honorary president), Svenska Serieaka demins Goteborg (diplomate), Princeton Club (New York City).

Background

Eisner, Will was born on March 6, 1917 in New York City. Son of Samuel and Fannie (Ingber) Eisner.

Education

Student, Art Student's League, New York City, 1935.

Career

President, American Visuals Corporation, since 1949;president, North America Newspaper Alliance, 1962-1964;president, Ednl. Supplements Corporation, 1965-1972;executive vice president, Koster-Dana Corporation, 1962-1964;Chairman of the Board, Croft Ednl. Services Corporation, since 1972.

Member faculty School Visual Arts, New York City, since 1973.

Works

Membership

Trustee International Museum Cartoon Art, 1994. Member Illustrators Society New York City, International Museum Cartoon Art (board of trustees), Scottish Cartoonist Society (honorary president), Svenska Serieaka demins Goteborg (diplomate), Princeton Club (New York City).

Connections

Married Ann Louise Weingarten, June 15, 1950. Children: John David, Alice Carol (deceased).

father:
Samuel Eisner

mother:
Fannie (Ingber) Eisner

spouse:
Ann Louise Weingarten

child:
John David Eisner

child:
Alice Carol Eisner (deceased)