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Charles Foster Brown

Charles Foster Brown, American steel company executive.


  • Brown, Charles Foster was born on July 21, 1917 in Schenectady. Son of Charles Foster and Olive (Midland) Brown.

  • Education

    • Student Union College, 1936-1940, Harvard Business School, 1940-1942.


    • With Ceco Steel Products Corporation, Chicago, since 1946, beginning as general office manager, successively assistant to president, vice president, 1946-1956, executive vice president, 1956-1960, president, 1960-1964, vice Chairman of the Board, since 1964. Home: 1133 Sheridan Road, Winnetka, Illinois Office: 5601 W. 26th St., Chicago 60650.


    • Married Alice J. Meyer, June 17, 1944. Children: Charles Foster III, Louis Meyer.
    • father: Charles Foster Brown
    • mother: Olive (Midland) Brown
    • spouse: Alice J. Meyer
    • children: Charles Foster III Brown
    • Louis Meyer Brown
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    Born July 21, 1917
    Died April 13, 1965
    (aged 47)