Hal Metcalf

Hal E. “Hal” Metcalf was born on February 20, 1926 in Louisville, Kentucky. He was a World War II, Navy Veteran. Hal was the Managing Editor and Regional Manager of TV Guide Magazine, Phoenix – Tucson. Mr. Metcalf was elected to serve as Arizona chapter president of The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, in 1963. He was also a past president of the Midtown Rotary Club and the Phoenix Ad Club. Hal enjoyed being in a Dixieland Band, the Saints and did a radio show on KOOL FM radio. He was named the 1965 Phoenix Advertising Man of the Year. Metcalf was a national board member of the American Advertising Federation and director of Region 13 of the American Academy of Advertising. Hal resided in Arizona for 41 years. He was married to his wife Donna and they had two daughters. Hal passed away on August 26, 2000.