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Ward Hornblower Proescher

Ward Hornblower Proescher, American entrepreneur, writer, public speaker. Board directors Andrew and Gladys Proescher Ednl./Vocational Loan Fund, since 1975. Served with United States Navy, 1958-1960. Member International Platform Association, National Speakers Association, Rotary, Lafayette Tennis Club, American Mensa, Little Venice Yacht Club (Stockton, California).

Background

  • Proescher, Ward Hornblower was born on August 31, 1935 in Cary, North Carolina, United States. Son of Andrew Jay and Gladys (Jones) Proescher.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Relations, University North Carolina, 1958.

    Career

    • Personnel supervisor Campbell Soup Company, Modesto, California, 1960-1962. Sales manager United States Audio & Copy Corporation, San Francisco, 1962-1965. Stockbroker Hornblower & Weeks-Hemphill, Noyes, 1966-1973.

      Founder, president Hornblower Yachts, Inc., Berkeley, California, 1973-1980. Principal, chairman Hornblower, Upson, Monfils & Proeschcer, Pleasant Hill, 1985. President Sea Ventures, Inc., Florida, since 1975.

      Founder Commodore Dining Cruises, Inc., Lafayette, California, since 1986. Founder, president Data Tab Inc., Castro Valley, California, 1982.

    Works

    • Author: Secrets of Success-Techniques for Building Greater Personal Effectiveness. Founder, host (television show) How Now Mr. Dow?, The Ward Proescher Forum, 1968-1972.

      Public Montgomery Street Opinion, 1968-1970. Founder seminars Secrets of Success.

    Membership

    Board directors Andrew and Gladys Proescher Ednl./Vocational Loan Fund, since 1975. Served with United States Navy, 1958-1960. Member International Platform Association, National Speakers Association, Rotary, Lafayette Tennis Club, American Mensa, Little Venice Yacht Club (Stockton, California).

    Connections

    • Married Susan Dittmar, May 1, 1971. Children; Tobin Dittmar, Morgan Boehm.
    • father: Andrew Jay Proescher
    • mother: Gladys (Jones) Proescher
    • spouse: Susan Dittmar
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    Nationality
    • 1958
      University North Carolina
    • 1960 - 1962
      Personnel supervisor Campbell Soup Company
      Modesto, California, United States
    • 1962 - 1965
      sales manager, United States Audio & Copy Corporation
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1966 - 1973
      stockbroker, Hornblower & Weeks-Hemphill
      Noyes, Minnesota, United States