Jupiter Inlet Colony
MJ “Chip” Block
“Chip” Block is a retired media executive and entrepreneur residing in Jupiter,
He is active in local affairs. He serves as President of the Jupiter Inlet Colony Property Owners Assn. and is a member of the Scripps Florida Council.
Mr. Block began his career at Time, Inc. in 1971. He entered publishing after serving as a Lieutenant in the U.S. Navy from 1968-1971. Block has written extensively on publishing and media trends throughout his career.
He graduated from the
* 1973 Co-founder, American Family Publishers
* 1975 Executive vice-president, Downe Publishing
* 1977 Co-founder, Games Magazine
* 1980-1990 Media consultant for many companies, including Time Warner,
* 1991 Co-founder, Applied Interactive Media
* 1998 President, consumer marketing and General Manager, The Petersen Company
1999 Co-founder, USAPubs, Inc.
• 1999 Elected to the DMA Circulation Hall of Fame
American Family Publishers
Rolling Stone Magazine
Graphic Computer Assn.
Petersen Publishing, Inc.
Ziff Davis Media
Hudson News Company
Chip lives with his wife, Leanna, and two
Richard D. Busto
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Dick, with his wife Pam, moved to
Two years later Dick moved to Jupiter Inlet Colony,