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Robert Foster Moore

Robert Foster Moore, American management consultant; lecturer. Member New York Adult Education Council (past president), American Management Association, American Society for the Promotion of Engineering Education, Chemists.

Background

  • Moore, Robert Foster was born on February 8, 1902 in Worthington, Minnesota, United States. Son of George Foster and Mary Leone (Hascall) Moore.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Columbia College, 1924. Student School of Business, Columbia University, 1924-1925. New York University, 1945-1946.

    Career

    • Engaged in investment banking, advertising, public relations, and magazine editing, 1924-1931. Associate director of athletics, Columbia University, 1931-1936. Director Placement Bureau, 1936-1950.

      Director of personnel, 1944-1950. Civilian field personnel representative, Naval Ordnance Laboratory, Washington, District of Columbia, 1941-1942. Director of personnel (organized personnel department) S.A.M. laboratory (atomic research) Division War Research, Columbia University, 1942-1944.

      Consultant to Naval Ordnance Laboratory, 1945, to office of Question Manager General, 1945-1947. Associate Rogers, Slade & Hill, 1950-1952. Senior vice president Richardson, Bellows, Henry & Company, Inc., 1952-1962, now director.

      President Robert Foster Moore & Company, Inc., management consultants. Chairman of the Midtown Management Center, Incorporated. Past president New York Personnel Mannagement Association.

      P.p., Eastern College Personnel Officers. Past chairman, U. Personnel Management Group.

    Works

    • Author: Blueprint Your Career, 1949. How Am I Doing, 1961.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member New York Adult Education Council (past president), American Management Association, American Society for the Promotion of Engineering Education, Chemists. Clubs: Church, Varsity ā€œCā€, Columbia University, University of New York.

    Connections

    • Married Gertrude E. Percy, July 30, 1932. Children: Nancy Leone (Mistress.
    • father: George Foster Moore
    • mother: Mary Leone (Hascall) Moore
    • spouse: Gertrude E. Percy
    • child: Nancy Leone (Mrs Moore
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    Died August 10, 1964
    (aged 62)
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