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Ernest Carlton Kanzler

Ernest Carlton Kanzler, American banker, manufacturer executive. Member Overseas Economics Operations Task Force Hoover Commission; Member Business Advisory Council, Department Commerce, 1943-1960, Business Council, since 1960, Research Committee, Committee Economics Development, 1945-1958.; Member Chi Psi.

Background

  • Kanzler, Ernest Carlton was born on May 29, 1892 in Saginaw, Michigan, United States. Son of Karl and Mathilde (Keller) Kanzler.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1912. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1915.

    Career

    • April 1954); children—Robert, Ernest Carlton, Junior, Katrina (Mistress John Maxtone-Graham). Married second, Rosemarie Ravelli Weicker, July, 1955. Admitted bar, 1915 in practice of law Detroit, 1915-1916.

      Production manager Henry Ford & Son, 1919-1920. Production manager Ford Motor Company, 1920-1926, 2d vice president, 1923-1926, director same and subsidiaries, 1923-1926. D.T.&I. and D.&I. R.R., 1923-1926.

      Director Ford Motor Company of Canada, Ltd., 1921-1926. Vice-president and director Lincoln Motor Company, 1923-1926. Executive vice president Guardian Detroit Bank, 1927-1928.

      President Universal Credit Corporation, 1928-1944. Chairman of the Board Guardian Detroit Union Group, Inc., 1932-1933. Chairman of the Board Universal C.I.T. Credit Corporation, 1944-1951, vice chairman, 1952-1957.

      Vice president Universal Friction Materials Company, 1952-1962. Director C.I.T. Financial Corporation, Bendix Aviation Corporation, Detroit Football Company Chief auto branch director Detroit region, War Production Board, 1942. Deputy chairman, director general for operation, War Production fid.

      Washington, District of Columbia, August 1942-February 1943.

    Membership

    Member Overseas Economics Operations Task Force Hoover Commission. Member Business Advisory Council, Department Commerce, 1943-1960, Business Council, since 1960, Research Committee, Committee Economics Development, 1945-1958. Member Chi Psi.; Clubs: Corviglia (St. Moritz, Switzerland).

    Connections

    • Married Josephine Clay, June 19, 1917 (deceased.; married second, Rosemarie Ravelli Weicker, July, 1955. Children: Robert, Ernest Carlton, Junior.
    • father: Karl Kanzler
    • mother: Mathilde (Keller) Kanzler
    • spouses: Josephine Clay
    • Rosemarie Ravelli Weicker
    • children: Robert Kanzler
    • Ernest Carlton Kanzler
    • Jr Kanzler
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    Born March 29, 1892
    Died December 10, 1967
    (aged 75)
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