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Vadim Peter Holliday

Vadim Peter Holliday, pharmaceutical executive. Decorated Bronze Star, Purple Heart; named Small Business Administration Man of Year Florida, 1967. Member advisory council Small Business Administration, 1969-1970; member Republican State Committee, 1976-1980; Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1942-1945.; Mason (32 degree, Shriner).

Background

  • Holliday, Vadim Peter was born on August 2, 1920 in Novocherkas, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics. Son of Peter John and Katherine (Kononova) Holliday.

  • Education

    • Brought to the United States, 1927, naturalized, 1943. Bachelor of Arts, Columbia University, 1941. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1946.

    Career

    • Manager Walker Laboratory, Mount Vernon, New York, 1949-1959. President, treasurer, director Delta Drug Corporation, Jacksonville, Florida, 1959-1980. President, treasurer, director Direct Development Corporation, Jacksonville, 1970-1978.

      President, treasurer General Microfilm Corporation, Jacksonville, 1971-1980. Director Microfilm Center, 1978-1980.

    Membership

    Member advisory council Small Business Administration, 1969-1970. Member Republican State Committee, 1976-1980. Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1942-1945.

    Mason (32 degree, Shriner). Clubs: River, University (Jacksonville).

    Connections

    • Married Patricia Ruth McKenzie, January 20, 1964. Children– Vadim F., Katheryn P., Alexander V. With Heriot-Watt University Kinney & Sons, Columbus, Indiana.
    • father: Peter John Holliday
    • mother: Katherine (Kononova) Holliday
    • spouse: Patricia Ruth McKenzie
    • children: Vadim F. Holliday
    • Katheryn P. Holliday
    • Alexander V. With Heriot-Watt University Kinney & Sons Holliday
    • Columbus Holliday
    • Ind Holliday
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    Born August 2, 1920