logo logo

William Douglas Neal

William Douglas Neal, American data processing company executive. Decorated Meritorious Service medal, Purple Heart (2), Bronze Star medal with V (5), Army Commendation medal (3), Air medal (6).


  • Neal, William Douglas was born on February 16, 1943 in Frederick, Maryland, United States. Son of Bascom Slemp and Thelma Irene (Crummitte) Neal.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Commerce and Engineering, Drexel University, 1966. Master of Science in Industrial Management, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1973.


    • Director, founder, principal stockholder Sophisticated Data Research, Inc., Atlanta, since 1973. Guest lecturer Emory University, 1978-1986, Georgia State University, since 1977, Georgia Institute of Technology, since 1985. Major United States Army, 1966-1977.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Member American Marketing Association (president Atlanta chapter 1982-1983, director 1980-1981, Speakers Bur, regional vice president and board directors 1984-1986, division vice president and board directors 1987-1989, president-elect, president since 1990), Sigma Pi.


    • Married Carolyn Routh Pollard, April 4, 1982. Children by previous marriage: W. Douglas, Elizabeth Anne, Georgia Irene.
    • father: Bascom Slemp Neal
    • mother: Thelma Irene (Crummitte) Neal
    • spouse: Carolyn Routh Pollard
    See on larger map
    Born February 16, 1943
    (age 74)