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George R. Fath

George R. Fath, American communications executive.

Background

  • Fath, George R. was born on July 9, 1938 in Cincinnati. Son of Charles and Rebecca (Gilreath) Fath.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, 1960. Graduate, General Electric Advanced Courses, 1964. Master of Electrical Engineering, Syracuse University, 1966.

      Doctor of Philosophy, Syracuse University, 1969.

    Career

    • Manager advanced technical General Electric, Arlington, Virginia, 1975-1977, manager avionics development Utica, New York, 1977-1983, manager digital engineering Lynchburg, Virginia, 1983-1985, manager public service engineering, 1985-1990. Manager product and process engineering Ericsson General Electric Mobile Communications, 1990, manager engineering, 1990-1991, vice president, general manager land mobile radio, since 1991. Presenter professional conferences.

      Panel chairman Space Division Information Processing Systems, 1975, 76.

    Membership

    Board directors special activities Utica (New York ) chapter Elfun Society, 1979, 80. Board directors Telecomm. Industry Association, Central Virginia Community College, Lynchburg Regional Airport Commission.

    Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Air Force Communications Electronics Association, National Association Business and Educational Radio, Piedmont Club, Radio Club American, Oakwood Country Club, Sigma Psi.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy Morris, June 1963. 1 child, George R. Junior, Kathy, Patti.
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    Born July 9, 1938
    • 1960
      University Miami
    • 1964
      General Electric Company Advanced Courses
    • 1966
      Syracuse University
    • 1969
      Syracuse University
    • 1975 - 1977
      Manager, advanced technical General Electric Company
      Arlington, Virginia, United States
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