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Jamil Sion Bekhor

Jamil Sion Bekhor, Iraqi writer. Recipient award of merit 2d International Inventors and New Products Exhibition, New York City, 1966. Member Purchasing Agents Association Lehigh Valley, National Association Purchasing Agents.

Background

  • Bekhor, Jamil Sion was born on March 15, 1918 in Baghdad, Iraq. Came to the United States, 1948, naturalized, 1961. Son of Sion I. and Missouda (Shouker) Bekhor.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Baghdad College, 1938. Corresponding schools, Bennett College, England, 1940. Construction Engineer, Pennsylvania State University, 1959.

      Postgraduate, Churchman Business College, Easton, pennsylvania, 1961.

    Career

    • Branch secretary David Sassoon & Company Ltd. England, Baghdad, 1938-1946. Manager Victor Gareh & Company Ltd., 1946-1949.

      Assistant to owner Rabico Import-Export, Incorporated, New York York City, 1949-1952. Purchasing manager Warren Pipe & Foundry division Shahmoon Industries, Inc., Phillipsburg, New Jersey, 1952-1971.

    Works

    • Author, illustrator, editor, public Emanic Modulation, 1990, 91, 94. Inventor tube dispenser device.

    Membership

    Member Purchasing Agents Association Lehigh Valley, National Association Purchasing Agents.

    Personality

    Interests

    Designing wood and metal work, violin, computer art.

    Connections

    • Married Irene Wolpert, March 24, 1956.
    • father: Sion I. Bekhor
    • mother: Missouda (Shouker) Bekhor
    • spouse: Irene Wolpert
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    Born March 15, 1918
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1938
      Baghdad College
    • 1940
      Bennett College
    • 1959
      Pennsylvania State University
    • 1961
      Churchman Business College
    • 1938 - 1946
      Branch secretary, David Sassoon & Company Limited England
      Baghdad, Iraq, Iraq
    • 1946 - 1949
      manager, Victor Gareh & Company Limited
    • 1949 - 1952
      assistant, to owner Rabico Import-Export
    • 1952 - 1971
      purchasing manager, Warren Pipe & Foundry division Shahmoon Industries
      Phillipsburg, New Jersey, United States