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Spiros Aronis

Spiros Aronis, Greek, American investor, writer. Member of Union Concerned Scientists, Cousteau Society, Smithsonian Society, National Space Institute, Planetary Society.

Background

  • Aronis, Spiros was born on August 17, 1937 in New Koroni, Messina, Greece. Arrived in the United States, 1966, naturalized, 1971. Son of Steve and Joanne (Columbus) Aronis.

  • Career

    • Salesman Athens Textiles, Greece, 1954—1958. Representative Athens Medical Library., 1961—1963. Owner, operator Parthenon Import & Gifts, Chicago, 1967—1974, Parthenon Travel Agency, Chicago, 1972—1976.

      Private real estate investor, writer Scottsdale, Arizona, since 1977. Public first yellow pages for Greek community, Chicago, 1971. With Greek Army, 1958-1961.

    Works

    • Author: (poetry) Looking for Skies, 1977, Spirit and Matter, 1980, The Everyday Things, 1980.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member of Union Concerned Scientists, Cousteau Society, Smithsonian Society, National Space Institute, Planetary Society.

    Connections

    • father: Steve Aronis
    • mother: Joanne (Columbus) Aronis
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    Born August 17, 1937
    Nationality
    • 1954 - 1958
      Salesman Athens Textiles
      Greece
    • 1961 - 1963
      representative Athens Medical Library
    • 1967 - 1974
      owner
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1972 - 1976
      owner
      Chicago, Illinois, United States