Herman Arthur Poitras, American chemical engineer. Member Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association, American Management Association, American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Commerce and Industry Association New York, Tau Beta Pi.; Club: Sea Pines Plantation. Patentee in field.
Allied Chemical & Dye Corporation, Edgewater, New Jersey, 1936-1942. Chief process engineer, project engineer Heyden Chemical Corporation, Garfield and Princeton, New Jersey, 1942-1945. Assistant department head Chas.
Pfizer & Company, Inc., Brooklyn, 1945-1948. Superintendent Vigo Plant, Terre Haute, Indiana, 1948-1949, general production manager, 1949, vice president charge production, 1949-1970, director, 1950-1970. Consultant chemical manufacturing and chemical engineering, from 1970.
Director Pfizer Foreign Trade Subsidiaries.
Born April 17, 1912