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Walter Olin Nisbet

Walter Olin Nisbet, American investment banker. Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946.; Member Investment Bankers Association American (Board of Governors 1959-1963), New York, North Carolina (charter) societies financial analysts, Omicron Delta Kappa, Beta Theta Pi.

Background

  • Nisbet, Walter Olin was born on September 18, 1906 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. Son of Walter Olin and Eugenia A. (Heath) Nisbet.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Davidson College, 1928. Master of Business Administration, Harvard, 1930.

    Career

    • With Interstate Securities Corporation, Charlotte, 1932-1969, president, 1950-1964, Chairman of the Board, 1964-1969. Vice president, director Sterling Investment Fund. Director, member Executive Committee Mineral Research and Development Corporation.

      Manetta Cotton Mills, Mount Mitchell Broadcasters, Inc., Melodaire, Inc., Western Carolina Telephone Сompany, Thermo Plastics Corporation. Consultant Calvin Bullock, Ltd. Trustee Davidson College, 1949-1964, Board of Governors, since 1964.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946. Member Investment Bankers Association American (Board of Governors 1959-1963), New York, North Carolina (charter) societies financial analysts, Omicron Delta Kappa, Beta Theta Pi. Clubs: Kiwanis, Charlotte Country, City (Board of Governors), Charlotte Textile, Charlotte Executives (Charlotte).

    Connections

    • Married Rebecca Wise Jones, August, 1931. Children: Mary Jane (Mistress Seddon Goode, Junior.
    • father: Walter Olin Nisbet
    • mother: Eugenia A. (Heath) Nisbet
    • spouse: Rebecca Wise Jones
    • children: Mary Jane (Mistress Seddon Goode Nisbet
    • Jr Nisbet
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    Died August 22, 1969
    (aged 62)
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