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Robert Gibson Bowman

Robert Gibson Bowman, American publishing company executive. Decorated Bronze Star. President Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, Florida Major United States Army, 1941-1946. Member Connecticut Business and Industry Association (director 1970-1973), Norwalk Manufacturers Council (chairman).

Background

  • Bowman, Robert Gibson was born on May 28, 1921 in Mount Vernon, New York, United States. Son of Milton Strong and Margaret (Gibson) Bowman.

  • Education

    • Student, Dartmouth College, 1940.

    Career

    • With C.R. Gibson Company, Norwalk, Connecticut, 1940-1941, 46-96, president, 1954-1987, chief executive officer, 1975-1988, chairman board, 1975-1996, chairman executive committee, 1988-1996. Past chairman board Connecticut Public Expenditure Council.

    Membership

    President Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, Florida Major United States Army, 1941-1946. Member Connecticut Business and Industry Association (director 1970-1973), Norwalk Manufacturers Council (chairman). Clubs: Wee Burn Country, Bent Pine, John's Island.

    Connections

    • Married Bette Johnson, May 15, 1948. 1 daughter, Margaret Bowman Mack.
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    • 1940
      Dartmouth College
    • 1940 - 1941
      With C.R. Gibson Company
      Norwalk, Connecticut, United States

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