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publishing company financial executive

William George Baker, American publishing company financial executive. Certified Public Accountants, New York. Served to corporal United States Marine Corps, 1958-1959. Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, University Club (New York City).

Background

Baker, William George was born on July 23, 1935 in Brooklyn. Son of George Francis and Martha Mary (Klostermann) Baker.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration magna cum laude, St John's University, Brooklyn, 1957. Master of Business Administration, Pace University, 1967.

Career

Manager, Arthur Andersen & Company. New York City, 1957-1963;assistant treasurer, Harper Collins Publications, New York City, 1963-1969;comptroller, Harper Collins Publications, New York City, 1969-1971;vice president, comptroller, Harper Collins Publications, New York City, 1971-1986;senior vice president, comptroller, Harper Collins Publications, New York City, 1986-1988;group vice president, chief administrative officer, Harper Collins Publications, New York City, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountants, New York.

Membership

Served to corporal United States Marine Corps, 1958-1959. Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, University Club (New York City).

Connections

Married Marilyn Rose Emmons, October 10, 1959. Children: Steven, Paul.

father:
George Francis Baker

mother:
Martha Mary (Klostermann) Baker

spouse:
Marilyn Rose Emmons

children:
Steven Baker

Paul Baker