Francis Bernard

Early 20th century Born in Marseilles, France
Attended classes at a local art school and at a business school at Marseilles
1923 Attended the Beaux-Arts (the School of Fine Arts) at Paris
Returned to Marseilles
1927-1939 Worked for Haeffelin, head of Paul Martial Publishing until the outbreak of World War II
1930-1950s Created a new look for the Salon des Arts Ménagers (Home Crafts Show)
1945 Became head of advertising at the French broadcasting corporation (radio and television) and remained in that position until his retirement.