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William Randolph Farrell

business executive.

William Randolph Farrell, business executive. Member Better Business Bureau Greater St. Louis Inc. (Executive Board), Association Better Business Burs. International (governor), National Better Business Bureau Advertising; Club.

Background

Farrell, William Randolph was born on August 5, 1907 in Munising, Michigan, United States. Son of Frank G. and Bessie (Penglase) Farrell.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1930.

Career

Account executive Campbell-Ewald, Detroit, 1930-1933. Field service representative A. C. Nielsen Company. New York City, 1933-1938, vice president, 1938-1943.

Vice president Benton & Bowles, 1943-1945, Kastor, Farrell, Chesley & Clifford, 1945-1947. 1st vice president Ward Wheelock Company, Philadelphia, 1947-1954. Manager advertising Monsanto Company, St. Louis, 1954-1955, director advertising, 1955-1959, director marketing services, from 1959.

Past Chairman of the Board Audit Bureau Circulations.

Membership

Member Better Business Bureau Greater St. Louis Inc. (Executive Board), Association Better Business Burs. International (governor), National Better Business Bureau Advertising.

Club.; Clubs: Old Warson Country (Ladue, Missouri).

Connections

Married Jane Cook, March 19, 1934. Children: William R., Nancy, John.

father:
Frank G. Farrell

mother:
Bessie (Penglase) Farrell

spouse:
Jane Cook

children:
William R. Farrell

Nancy Farrell

John Farrell