James Webb Young

James Webb Young (1886-1973) was an American advertising executive at J. Walter Thompson who became First Chairman of The Advertising Council.[1]

James Webb Young, Director of Bur. of Foreign & Domestic Commerce, US Dept. of Commerce, 10-28-39 LCCN2016876490.jpg

He was inducted in the American Advertising Federation Hall of Fame.

Young received many honors and awards including the Advertising Man of the Year Award in 1946.[1]

BibliographyEdit

  • The Diary of an Ad Man.
  • How To Become An Advertising Man.
  • A Technique For Producing Ideas.

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