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Dean Robert Gidney

Dean Robert Gidney, American chemical company executive. Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946.; Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Gidney, Dean Robert was born on September 15, 1915 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Ray M. and Jean (Brock) Gidney.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth College, 1936. Master of Business Administration, New York University, 1940.

    Career

    • With United States Trust Company, 1936-1937. Vice president, sales manager United States Potash Company, 1937. Vice president, general manager, director United States Borax & Chemical Corporation, 1956-1959.

      Vice president sales Potash Company American div. Ideal Basic Industries, Inc., New York City, 1960-1973, executive vice president, 1973-1975, president, from 1975, also senior vice-president, director parent company.

    Membership

    Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946. Member Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: St. Andrews Golf, Bridgehampton, Shinnecock Hills Golf.

    Connections

    • Married Olive Milbrandt, July 28, 1941.
    • father: Ray M. Gidney
    • mother: Jean (Brock) Gidney
    • spouse: Olive Milbrandt
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    Born September 15, 1915
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