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Advertising executive

William Bailey Palmer, American Advertising executive. Trustee Williston-Northampton School, 1975-1985, president, 1978-1985. Served as Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1953-1956. Member Beta Theta Pi.

Background

Palmer, William Bailey was born on April 25, 1931 in New Haven. Son of Philip Hale and Dorothy (Bailey) Palmer.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, 1953.

Career

Copywriter,, Batten, Barton, Durstine & Osborn, New York City, 1956-1960; copy supervisor, Batten, Barton, Durstine & Osborn, 1960-1966; associate creative director, Batten, Barton, Durstine & Osborn, 1966-1978; vice president, Batten, Barton, Durstine & Osborn, 1963-1970; creative director, Batten, Barton, Durstine & Osborn, 1978-1981; senior vice president, Batten, Barton, Durstine & Osborn, 1970-1981; senior vice president, creative director, Doremus & Company. New York City, 1981-1982; executive vice president-creative, Doremus & Company, 1982-1986.

Membership

Trustee Williston-Northampton School, 1975-1985, president, 1978-1985. Served as Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1953-1956. Member Beta Theta Pi.

Connections

Children: Elizabeth Jewett, Catherine Johnson, Susan Hill, Caroline Bailey.

father:
Philip Hale Palmer

mother:
Dorothy (Bailey) Palmer

child:
Catherine Johnson Palmer

child:
Susan Hill Palmer

child:
Caroline Bailey Palmer

child:
Elizabeth Jewett Palmer