Dillon, Tom

Dillon, (Thomas Church) Tom

(1915–86) advertising executive; born in Seattle, Wash. He was a copywriter who, during a 42-year career with the New York advertising agency BBDO, created advertisements for such clients as Cream of Wheat and Northern Pacific Railway. He rose to be the agency's president (1964–75), chief executive officer (1967–77), and chairman (1975–80).
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Victoria Colts eased into second place following their 9-1 romp against Higher Beb (Joe Mad ders) as Peter Monroe and Tom Smith with trebles apiece, Charlie Dillon, Tom Morgan and Ben Malone bagged the goals.
Neston Athletic (Mike Davies, Chris Fairhurst) and Birkenhead Youth B (Aaron Dillon, Tom Povall) are still fighting for the runners-up spot after their 2-2 draw.
Thirty players are at Loughborough on December 12-13 for the North Trial, a party which also includes Durham's Tom Dillon, Tom Malaney, Alistair Simmie and Thomas Watson, Rob Kalbraier and Anthony Peck from Newcastle and Michael Deluce from Sunderland.
Previously announced presenters include Big & Rich, Chris Brown, Michael Buble, Common (who also is an honorary What's The Download Board member), Jenna Elfman, Destiny's Child, Matt Dillon, Tom Hanks, Teri Hatcher, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Terrence Howard, Queen Latifah, Ludacris, Bonnie Raitt, and James Taylor.
Long-time Division One leaders Maghull won 5-2 at Cammell Laird Reserves thanks to efforts from Colin McDonald (2) Dan Dillon, Tom Martin and Steve Williams.
Cheshire U17s Cup third round: Ashville Colts 3 (Josh Hughes 3) Chester Nomads 2, Birkenhead Boys 4 (Ashley Jones, Aaron Dillon, Tom Povall, Matt Roberts) Wilmslow Sports Com JFC 2, Castrol Athletic 1 (Tom Hawkes) Signol Athletic JFC 3 (0-0 aet, Signol go through on penalties), MST Bootle 3 (Phil Mooney, Daniel Sallery, og) Winsford Diamonds 0, Vauxhall Colts 4 (Samuel Toy 4) Ridgeview 0, Victoria Laird Colts 1 (Mark Hopwood) Nantwich Town Youth 6.
Alan Locke's strike secured a 1-0 win for Capenhurst Villa against lowly Ashville Reserves, while Nick Dillon, Tom Gunnery and K Fitzsimons inspired Poulton Vics Reserves to a 3-0 victory at Halton.
Previously announced presenters include Lance Armstrong, Big & Rich, pop vocalist Michael Buble (who will be featured in a performance during the GRAMMY Pre-Telecast ceremony), Common (who also is an Honorary Board Member of The Academy's What's The Download(R) Interactive Advisory Board), Matt Dillon, Tom Hanks, actress/singer/songwriter Jennifer Love Hewitt, Terrence Howard, Queen Latifah, LL Cool J, Ludacris, and Bonnie Raitt.
NEW YORK -- Terrence Howard, Matt Dillon, Tom Welling, Jeff Probst, Matt Leinart, Thomas Hayden Church, Jesse Metcalfe, Greg Behrendt, Pharrell Williams, Brett Ratner, and Nick Lachey also honored