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Colin Park

Colin Park, British educator. award 1974), Accountants Club American (past pres.

Background

  • Park, Colin was born on August 11, 1918 in Finchley, England. Son of Stanley W. and Jean (Inglis) Park.

  • Education

    • Came to the United States, 1919, naturalized, 1927. Graduate Ridley College, Canada, 1937, Pace Institute, 1947. Master of Business Administration, U. Buffalo, 1950.

      Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1955.

    Career

    • Various positions in business orgns. universities, 1937-1941, 45-56. Partner Haskins & Sells, New York City, 1956-1973. Professor business administration College William and Mary, 1973-1977.

    Works

    • Author: (with John W. Gladson) Working Capital, 1963, El Capital de Trabajo, 1966.

    Membership

    Member of New York State Board Public Accountancy, 1965-1973. Past president Ridley College Scholarship Fund. Served to captain Army of the United States, United States Army Air Force, 1941-1945.

    Certified Public Accountants, New York. Member American Economics Association, American Management Association, American Arbitration Association (panel arbitrators), American Accounting Association, American Institute Certified Public Accountants’s, New York State Society Certified Public Accountants’s (past vice president, Achievement award 1974), Accountants. Clubs: Princeton (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Mildred Anne Fraser, March 11, 1944. Children: Andrew Fraser, Sally Joy.
    • father: Stanley W. Park
    • mother: Jean (Inglis) Park
    • spouse: Mildred Anne Fraser
    • children: Andrew Fraser Park
    • Sally Joy Park
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    Born August 11, 1918
    Died September 24, 1977
    (aged 59)
    Nationality

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