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Publishing company executive

William Jerome Carmichael, American publishing company executive. Recipient Distinguished Salesman award New York Sales Executive, 1954; Loyalty award University Illinois, 1963; Silver Beaver award Boy Scouts American, 1968.


Carmichael, William Jerome was born on September 27, 1920 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of Wilbur Jerome and Florence Jenny (Varns) Carmichael.


Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Illinois, 1942.


With Victor division, Radio Corporation of America, 1942-1945;with, Sales and Marketing Management magazine, and predecessor, Chicago, 1945-1977;with, Sales and Marketing Management magazine (and predecessor), Goldenrod, Florida, 1977-1995;senior vice president, Sales and Marketing Management magazine, and predecessor, Goldenrod, Florida, 1960-1987;public, director, Survey of Buying Power, 1973-1987. Consultant, lecturer in field.


The objective people wish to attain is not merely to be saved from something. God wishes his children to be saved to something.


All human life is created by God and therefore is significant and valuable. When governments implement the capital punishment, then the life of the convicted is devalued and all possibilities of change end.


Responsibility for parenting is to encourage social, economic, and religious efforts to maintain and strengthen relationships within families in order that every member may be assisted toward complete personhood.


Member of executive board N.E. Illinois county Boy Scouts American, 1970-1971. President David Kinley Ednl. Foundation, 1968-1977.

Member University of Illinois Foundation and President' Council. Trustee University of Illinois Young Men’s Christian Association, 1967-1977. Board directors Winter Park (Florida) Young Men’s Christian Association, 1978-1981.

Member Sales and Marketing Executives Association Chicago (president 1970-1971), Sales and Marketing Executives International (vice president 1976-1977), University of Illinois Alumni Association (president 1961-1963), Goldenrod Area Chamber of Commerce (president 1985-1986), Goldenrod Civic Club (president 1991-1993), Goldenrod History Society (president 1992-1994), University Club Chicago (board directors 1974-1976), Illini Club of Chicago (president 1956-1957), Citrus Club (Orlando, florida), Rotary (president Orange County East Club 1982-1983), Phi Gamma Delta.


Married Doreen Shirley Davis, January 12, 1946. Children: Sally Ann Carmichael Wallace, Bruce Richard.

Wilbur Jerome Carmichael

Florence Jenny (Varns) Carmichael

Doreen Shirley Davis

Sally Ann Carmichael Wallace Carmichael

Bruce Richard Carmichael