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William Eugene Mckeachie

advertising executive.

William Eugene Mckeachie, American advertising executive. Member Joint Committee on Grassland Farming, 1946-1952.; Member International Chamber of Commerce, Institute Practitioners In Advertising, Franklin and Marshall Metropolitan Alumni Association (president 1940-1952), Delaware Valley Protective Association (director), Farm.

Background

Mckeachie, William Eugene was born on February 10, 1904 in New York City. Son of William Stevenson and Adelaide Anna (Theriault) Mckeachie.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Franklin and Marshall College, 1926. Postgraduate New School Social Research, Columbia.

Career

1 son, William Noble. Reporter, feature writer, assistant Sunday editor Lancaster (Pennsylvania) News Journal, 1922-1926. Copywriter Patterson-Andress County, New York, 1926-1928.

Executive J. Walter Thompson Company, Paris and London, 1928-1929. Copywriter McCann-Erickson, Inc., New York City, 1929-1940, creative director, 1940-1952, vice-president, director, 1942-1952, supervisor European operations, 1952-1960. President, chairman McCann-Erickson, S.A., Brussels, 1952-1960.

Managing director chairman McCann-Erickson Advertising, Ltd., London, 1952-1960. Senior vice-president, director McCann-Erickson Corporation International, New York City, 1955-1960. President McCann-Marchalk, 1960-1961, consultant on European-American business.

President, director Adjunt-to-Management, Inc., 1962-1984. Former chairman and managing director McCann-Erickson Europe S.A., Geneva. Director McCann-Erickson Italiana S.A., Milan, Sodico, Sa., Paris, H.K. McCann Company, Frankfurt, Germany.

Membership

Member Joint Committee on Grassland Farming, 1946-1952. Member International Chamber of Commerce, Institute Practitioners In Advertising, Franklin and Marshall Metropolitan Alumni Association (president 1940-1952), Delaware Valley Protective Association (director), Farm. Clubs: University (New York City).

Connections

Married Anne Amelia Noble, April.

father:
William Stevenson Mckeachie

mother:
Adelaide Anna (Theriault) Mckeachie

spouse:
Anne Amelia Noble