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Edward Sterling Reddig

Edward Sterling Reddig, American manufacturer executive. Member American Institute Certified Public Accountants’s, Ohio Society Certified Public Accountants’s Chamber of Commerce.

Background

  • Reddig, Edward Sterling was born on August 29, 1904 in Centerville, Iowa, United States. Son of Harry F. and Jessie (Shurr) Reddig.

  • Education

    • Student Northwestern, 1926-1930. Certified Public Accountants, Ohio U., 1943.

    Career

    • Certified public accountant Arthur Anderson & Company, Chicago, 1931-1935. Special auditor Public Service Company Northern Illinois, 1935-1936. Assistant auditor Chicago Surface Lines, 1936-1937.

      Assistant to vice-president and controller The White Motor Company, Cleveland, 1937-1944, controller, 1944-1947, vice president, controller, 1947-1950, vice president finance, 1950-1956. Chairman of the Board Minneapolis-Moline Company, 1955-1958. President White Sewing Machine Company (name changed to White Consolidated Industries, Inc.

      1964), Cleveland, 1956-1969, Chairman of the Board, from 1969, also chief Executive officer. Chairman of the Board White Engines Inc., R.L. Consolidated Inc., Canton, Ohio, from 1976. Director Torcon Corporation, Ashtabula, Ohio.

      Trustee Massanutten Mill. Academy, Woodstock Virginia, Gilmore Academy, Gates Mills, Ohio.

    Membership

    Member American Institute Certified Public Accountants’s, Ohio Society Certified Public Accountants’s Chamber of Commerce. Clubs: Mid-Day, Union, Mayfield Country, Cleveland Skating, Cleveland Athletic.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Irene Gay, July 4, 1932 (deceased).; married second, Virginia Clark Ellingen, January 17, 1973. Children: Gay, Sally.
    • father: Harry F. Reddig
    • mother: Jessie (Shurr) Reddig
    • spouses: Elizabeth Irene Gay
    • Virginia Clark Ellingen
    • children: Gay Reddig
    • Sally Reddig
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    Born August 29, 1904
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