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Advertising executive

William Don Crume, American advertising executive. Recipient Silver medal, Lubbock Advertising League, 1968. Member of Las Colinas Country Club (Irving, Texas), Dallas Advertising League, Dallas Advertising League, National Advertising Agency Network, Holly Lake Golf Club (Hawkins, Texas), Dallas Athletic Club, Dallas Press Club.

Background

Crume, William Don was born on December 20, 1933 in Farwell, Texas, United States. Son of Charles Elmer and Jesse (Bell) Crume.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, Texas Technological University, 1955.

Career

Vice president, partner Byrd Advertising Agency, Lubbock, Texas, 1958—1969. Vice president, general manager Aylin Advertising Agency, Dallas, 1969—1971. President, chairman, Chief Executive Officer Crume & Associates, Inc., since 1971.

Chairman Crume Communications, since 1980. President Emerald City Productions, since 1985. Served to major United States Air Force, 1955-1958.

Membership

Member of Las Colinas Country Club (Irving, Texas), Dallas Advertising League, Dallas Advertising League, National Advertising Agency Network, Holly Lake Golf Club (Hawkins, Texas), Dallas Athletic Club, Dallas Press Club.

Connections

Married Caryetta Margurite Grissom, May 5, 1953 (divorced March 1973). Children: Don, Carter, Olivia. Married Sandra Lahue, May 3, 1974.

father:
Charles Elmer Crume

mother:
Jesse (Bell) Crume

spouse:
Caryetta Margurite Grissom

spouse:
Sandra Lahue

child:
Don Crume

child:
Carter Crume

child:
Olivia Crume