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Longtime newspaper exec dead at age 60

Ron Tennant knew his customers, knew his co-workers and knew his business. The retired newspaper advertising executive died Monday at age 60, but left friends and family recalling both his warmth and his newspaper acumen. "Ron...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/06/met_175681.shtml
Metro
Methodist Church transformed for film

...perfect setting to tell the story of a small-town black church that was dying until it's saved by a choir and an advertising executive played by Cuba Gooding Jr. "The Fighting Temptations" opened in theaters Friday, but it's not showing near...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/21/met_389730.shtml
Metro
Male vanity spurs the creation of new skin care lines

...an hour-long workout and shuns most carbohydrates to keep himself looking fit and vibrant. The 35-year old advertising executive has a regimen for youthful skin as well: In the morning, he washes his face with a soap-free cleanser followed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/23/liv_459363.shtml
Life & style
Kellogg chooses outsider to operate cereal company

...CEO, some financial analysts questioned the move. They wondered whether Jim Jenness, a 58-year-old former advertising executive from Chicago, was chosen merely to keep the seat warm until the board was ready to turn over control of the company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/19/bus_437540.shtml
Business
Democrats gear up for governor race

...mulling bids for the Democratic nomination. Joe Erwin, a former state Democratic Party chairman and wealthy advertising executive from the state's conservative Upstate region, is also considering a run. State Democratic Party Chairwoman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/19/met_508217.shtml
Metro
Triad stadium support growing

...poll a month ago, showed a 61 percent-31 percent gap. "Hallelujah!" said Walt Klein, a Winston-Salem advertising executive who heads the Vote Yes for Major League Baseball campaign. "With a week to go, what it shows is we've got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/02/oth_227272.shtml
Other sports
Aiken horse magnate honored

...training headquarters - has a long list of contributions. But he is best recognized for his first. The former advertising executive pioneered the idea of racehorse partnerships more than 35 years ago - a venture that enabled many to step into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/02/met_430158.shtml
Metro
Arts review: A gimmicky play of improbabilities set during 'Recent Tragic Events'

...Andrew, a nerdy book store manager amish Linklater), arrives for a blind date at the apartment of an attractive advertising executive named Waverly eather Graham of "Boogie Nights" and "Austin Powers" fame). He's willing to call the whole...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/29/art_392230.shtml
Arts
After primary success, Young Democrats help rebuild limping party

...23-39 - to jump aboard. "The thought is just like anything in brand-building," said Erwin, an Upstate advertising executive. "If you get people engaged as young people they tend to stay with you as they grow in life." National Democratic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/26/met_423313.shtml
Metro
'My Life' not lonely on new-books shelf

...energetic, eccentric Fiona, editor of a fashion magazine, meets and marries the laid-back, low-key John, an advertising executive. But John's children, his housekeeper and even his Pekingese don't share his affection for Fiona. A disastrous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/11/art_421765.shtml
Arts