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Robert Hugh Bishop

Robert Hugh Bishop, business executive. Member American Marketing Association, Lambda Chi Alpha.


  • Bishop, Robert Hugh was born on April 15, 1903 in Everett, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Robert John and Jane (Hartley) Bishop.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Dartmouth, 1925.


    • Salesman Fairchild Publs., New York 1925-1930. Advertising manager, Filing Equipment Bureau, Boston, 1930-1932, division manager 1932-1936. New England district manager Sylvania Elec.

      Products, Inc., New York City, 1936-1942, Eastern sales manager, 1942, general sales manager, lighting division, 1942-1946, company director sales, 1946, vice president in charge sales, since 1946. Vice-president, director Sylvania Electric Ltd., Canada, since 1949. Vice president charge sales Alexander Smith, Inc., since 1952.

      Management consultant firm R. H. Bishop Associates.


    Member American Marketing Association, Lambda Chi Alpha. Clubs: Sales Executives, University (New York City).


    • Married Gretchen Peabody, October 9, 1934. Children: Robert H., Hugh P., Brenda J. Advertising.
    • father: Robert John Bishop
    • mother: Jane (Hartley) Bishop
    • spouse: Gretchen Peabody
    • children: Robert H. Bishop
    • Hugh P. Bishop
    • Brenda J. Advt Bishop
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    Died November 12, 1965
    (aged 62)