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Broadcast executive

William Martin Mc Cormick, American broadcast executive. Recipient award Greater Boston City of C., 1962, citation of merit National Conference of Christians and Jews, 1974.


Cormick, William Martin Mc was born on December 15, 1921 in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States. Son of John and Delia Theresa (Murphy) McCormick.


Student, New York University, 1939-1943;Bachelor of Science, New York University, 1946;student, Harvard University, 1943-1945.


Account executive, Station WOR, New York City, 1946-1954;assistant sales manager, Station WOR, 1955;director sales, Station WOR, 1956-1959;vice-president, director sales, Station WOR, 1959-1960;president, general manager, Station WNAC-AM and FM and WNAC-television, Boston, 1960-1964;vice president, general manager, Station WNAC-television, 1964-1969;area vice president New England, WNAC-television, 1970-1972;president, McCormick Communications, 1972-1985;president, McCormick Broadcasting Corporation, 1986-1995. Trustee Charlestown Savings Bank., 1968-1983.


Board directors Catholic television Center, 1970-1983, American Red Cross, 1970-1995. President executives club Greater Boston City of C., 1965-1966, board directors, 1966-1968. Board directors Better Business Bureau, 1966-1970.

Served with United States Navy, 1941-1946. Member National Association Broadcasters, National Radio Broadcasters Association, New England Broadcasters Association Clubs: Weston Golf. Oyster Harbors (Osterville, Massachusetts).

John's Island (Vero Beach, Florida). Wianno (Massachusetts).


Married Joan Theresa Dowling, June 29, 1957. Children: Jean Marie, Patricia, Joan, William Martin.

John McCormick

Delia Theresa (Murphy) McCormick

Joan Theresa Dowling

Jean Marie Cormick

Patricia Cormick

Joan Cormick

William Martin Cormick