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Public relations executive

William Arthur Blodgett, American public relations executive. Master sergeant United States Army Reserve, 1958-1970. Member 4A's Public Relations Society of America (chairman committee 1979, officer, director since 1990, president 1993), National Investor Relations Institute, Overseas Press Club (president), Friends of Australian Koala Foundation, Foreign Press Association.

Background

Blodgett, William Arthur was born on February 19, 1937 in Detroit, Michigan, United States.

Education

Student, University Florida, 1959.

Career

Sports editor Tampa (Florida) Times, 1959-1963. Sports columnist Atlanta Constitution, 1963-1965. Manager news bureau General Electric Company, Schenectady, New York, 1965-1970.

Director international public relations Cie Honeywell Bull, Paris, 1970-1974. Dir.pub. relations Honeywell Information Systems, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1974-1977. Vice president corporation communications Gulf & Western Industries, New York City, 1977-1983.

Vice president Gavin Anderson & Company, 1983-1984. Executive vice president, managing director Manning, Selvage & Lee, 1984-1990. President, chief executive officer Cie Euro American, Inc., since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Master sergeant United States Army Reserve, 1958-1970. Member 4A's Public Relations Society of America (chairman committee 1979, officer, director since 1990, president 1993), National Investor Relations Institute, Overseas Press Club (president), Friends of Australian Koala Foundation, Foreign Press Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports, writing, travel.

Connections

Son of Arthur Charles and Edwina (McRoy) B. Divorced; children: William A., Junior, Charles C., Matthew S., James D., Elyse Chantal.

father:
Arthur Charles Blodgett

mother:
Edwina (McRoy) Blodgett

child:
William A. Blodgett

child:
Junior Blodgett

child:
Charles C. Blodgett

child:
Matthew S. Blodgett

child:
James D. Blodgett

child:
Elyse Chantal Blodgett