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Frederick George Harris

Frederick George Harris, American publishing company executive.

Background

  • Harris, Frederick George was born on April 12, 1922 in Niles, Ohio, United States. Son of William H. and Nell H. (Zempkey) Harris.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Business Adminstrn, Ohio State University, 1948.

    Career

    • Staff accountant Lybrand, Ross Brothers & Montgomery, 1948-1956. With Dow Jones & Company, Inc., 1956-1987, comptroller-assistant secretary, 1970-1976, member management committee, from 1972, vice president, comptroller, 1976-1977, vice president finance, 1977-1984, senior vice president, chief finance officer, 1984-1987. Vice president, treasurer Dow Jones-Bunker Ramo News Retrieval Service, Inc., 1971-1978.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Trustee Trenton Lutheran Housing Corporation, 1969-1981, treasurer, 1974-1980. Chairman local troop Boy Scouts American, 1965-1967. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945.

    Member Finance Executives Institute (chairman organization planning committee New York chapter 1963-1964), National Association Accountants (associate director New York chapter 1959-1961), Institute Newspaper Controllers and Finance Officers (director 1964-1972, chairman steering committee 1968-1969, president 1970-1971, Walter F. Carley award 1970, 73, 77), Hopewell Valley Golf Club, Delta Sigma Pi.

    Connections

    • Married Marjorie E. Bork, September 10, 1950. Children– Frederick, David, Joyce.
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    Born April 12, 1922
    Died July 23, 2003
    (aged 81)
    • 1948
      Ohio State University
    • 1948 - 1956
      Staff accountant, Lybrand
    • 1956 - 1987
      with Dow Jones & Company