Former CBS, NAB, IRTS Exec Sherill W. Taylor Dies
April 5, 2011 at 4:16 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former CBS VP for Affiliate Relations, NAB VP, and INTERNATIONAL RADIO AND TELEVISION SOCIETY Chairman SHERRIL W. TAYLOR, who died WEDNESDAY (3/30) in BENNINGTON, VT at 87, according to the RUTLAND HERALD.
Among TAYLOR's many industry positions were producer of NBC's legendary "KUKLA, FRAN AND OLLIE" children's show, Chairman of the VOICE OF AMERICA Advisory Committee (where he created "AMERICA's Global College Forum") and consultant to the U.S. INFORMATION AGENCY. He received a Presidential Citation from President RONALD REAGAN for his work at the VOA.