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Public relations executive

William Charles Wanek, American Public relations executive. With United States Army, 1954-1956. Member American Agricultural Editors Association, National Agri-Marketing Association (board directors eastern chapter 1974-1976), National Association Farm Broadcasters.

Background

Wanek, William Charles was born on October 21, 1932 in Ridgewood, New York, United States. Son of William John and Anna (Benes) Wanek.

Education

Bachelor in English, City College of New York, 1954; Master of Arts in Psychology, The New School Social Research, New York City, 1982.

Career

Assistant editor, Soap Chemical Speciality Magazine, New York City, 1956-1958; editor in chief, Maintenance Supplies Magazine, New York City, 1958-1960; accountant executive, O.S. Tyson & Company Inc., New York City, 1960-1962; director advertising public relations, Pennsylvania Glass Sand Corporation, New York City, 1962-1964; senior accountant executive, McCann-Erickson Inc., New York City, 1964-1966; accountant supervisor, Burson-Marsteller Associations, New York City, 1966-1971; executive vice president, Gibbs & Soell Inc., New York City, since 1971.

Membership

With United States Army, 1954-1956. Member American Agricultural Editors Association, National Agri-Marketing Association (board directors eastern chapter 1974-1976), National Association Farm Broadcasters.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: horticulture, classical music, theater, reading, swimming.

Connections

Married Robbie Gene Fairbanks, February 14, 1974. Children: William Robert, Jennifer Leigh.

father:
William John Wanek

mother:
Anna (Benes) Wanek

spouse:
Robbie Gene Fairbanks

child:
William Robert Wanek

child:
Jennifer Leigh Wanek