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William Carl Weinkauf

William Carl Weinkauf, American communications executive.

Background

  • Weinkauf, William Carl was born on April 7, 1934 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Carl Alfred and Erma Gertrude (Lueck) Weinkauf.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Ripon College, 1955. Postgraduate, University Wisconsin, 1958.

    Career

    • Director Wisconsin Central Lumber Company, 1959-1963. With Carlton Films, Beloit, 1965-1968. Founder, president Julius Meister & Company, Inc., Green Lake, from 1968, Julius Meister & Company Public Company, Green Lake.

      Board directors Peterson Systems, Inc. Co-founder, chairman Affluence Unlimited, Inc., Dallas, 1986. Founder, president Weinkauf Technologies, LLC, Dallas, 1996.

    Membership

    Chairman council Cub Scouts American, 1968—1969. Member executive committee County Representatives, 1970—1971. Trustee United Church Christ, Green Lake, 1965—1966, deacon Dallas, 1989—1993, chairman board deacons, 1992—1993.

    Member of National School Supply and Equipment Association (board directors 1986-1987), National Audio Visual Association (chairman legislation committee Wisconsin since 1975), Heroes of '76, United States Reserve Officers Association (chapter president 1966-1970), Scotish Rite (32 degree), Order Eastern Star (worthy patron Dallas since 2001), Sojourners, Masons (32d degree), Sigma Nu.

    Connections

    • Married Carole Jean Hill, May 3, 1958 (divorced). Children: Carl William, Mary Gretchen, Donald Hill. Married Jean Boyne Hawks, September 10, 1988.
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    Died August 11, 2009
    (aged 75)
    • 1955
      Ripon College
    • 1958
      University Wisconsin
    • 1959 - 1963
      Director, Wisconsin Central Lumber Company
    • 1965 - 1968
      with Carlton Films
      Beloit, Wisconsin, United States