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Advertising agency executive

William Walter Young, American advertising agency executive. Served with United States Army, 1961-1964; Member American Assn Advertising Agencies (chairman northern California council since 1985), American Institute Wine and Food (secretary since 1984).

Background

Young, William Walter was born on March 28, 1939 in Carbondale, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Walter Alexander and Elizabeth (Monaghan) Young.

Education

AB, Princeton University, 1961. Graduate, United States Army Language School, Monterey, California, 1963. Postgraduate, New York University School Law, 1965.

Career

Vice president, account supervisor Grey Advertising, New York City, 1964-1973. Senior vice president, management supervisor Botsford Ketchum, San Francisco, 1973-1975. Vice president, regional manager BDO International (Barton, Durstine & Osborn) and Batten Company, 1975-1978.

Senior vice president, management supervisor Kenyon & Eckhardt, New York City, 1978-1982. President western operations D'Arcy MacManus, Masius, Inc., San Francisco, from 1982.

Achievements

  • Avocations: downhill skiing. Backpacking; photography. Gardening; golf.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1961-1964. Member American Assn Advertising Agencies (chairman northern California council since 1985), American Institute Wine and Food (secretary since 1984).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: downhill skiing. Backpacking; photography. Gardening; golf.

Connections

Married Martha Tyler, March 27, 1965. Children– W. Alexander, Jason Tyler, Joshua Tyler.

father:
Walter Alexander Young

mother:
Elizabeth (Monaghan) Young

spouse:
Martha Tyler

child:
W. Alexander Young

child:
Jason Tyler Young

child:
Joshua Tyler Young