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Jerome Burton Smith

Jerome Burton Smith, American entrepreneur. Member of Alpental Ski Club, Woodbrook Hunt Club (director), Mexico City Horse Polo Club, Tacoma Horse Polo Club.

Background

  • Smith, Jerome Burton was born on May 4, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Paul S. and Della A. Smith Gross.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Iowa State College, 1953. Postgraduate, Alexander Hamilton Business Institute, 1962.

    Career

    • President Arboreal Tree Service, Park Ridge, Illinois, 1947—1952. Associate editor American Lumberman Wood and Wood Products Magazines, Chicago, 1953—1954. Public relations representative Weyerhaeuser Company, Tacoma, 1956—1965.

      President Academy Communicative Arts and Sciences Inc., 1962—1969, Congress of International Logging Championships Inc., Tacoma, 1967—1969, Inversionismo S.A., Mexico City, 1973—1978, Transworld Trade Technology Inc., San Francisco, since 1976, High-Tech Homes Inc., Los Altos, since 1984, Abcotek Inc., Los Altos, since 1984, Abcotek Technologies Inc., 1988—1990. Executive vice president Greenacres Inc., Seattle, 1967—1968. Director Greenpages Inc., Los Altos, since 1985.

      Executive director Japanese-American Yellow Pages, New York City, since 1988. Executive manager United Citizens for Sound City Government, Tacoma, 1958—1964. President Bahia Del Rincon S.A. de Curriculum Vitae, Mexico City, 1967—1978.

      Director Alpental Ski Inc., Snoqualmie, Washington, 1968—1977. Manager Broadwalk Properties Inc., Tacoma, 1968—1977. Owner Hyatt Hotel Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, 1973—1978.

      Public International Japanese-America, New York City, since 1990. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1955.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member of Alpental Ski Club, Woodbrook Hunt Club (director), Mexico City Horse Polo Club, Tacoma Horse Polo Club.

    Connections

    • Children from previous marriage: SaraLee Smith Broback, Bradley Lawrence.
    • father: Paul S.
    • mother: Della A. Smith Gross
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    Nationality
    • 1953
      Iowa State College
    • 1962
      Alexander Hamilton Business Institute
    • 1947 - 1952
      President, Arboreal Tree Service
      Park Ridge, Illinois, United States
    • 1953 - 1954
      associate, editor American Lumberman Wood and Wood Products Magazines
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1956 - 1965
      public relations representative Weyerhaeuser Company
      Tacoma, Washington, United States
    • 1967 - 1969
      president, Academy Communicative Arts and Sciences Incorporated
      Tacoma, Washington, United States
    • 1967 - 1968
      executive, vice president Greenacres Incorporated
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1973 - 1978
      president, Academy Communicative Arts and Sciences Incorporated
    • 1976
      president, Academy Communicative Arts and Sciences Incorporated
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1984
      president, Academy Communicative Arts and Sciences Incorporated
      Los Altos, California, United States
    • 1984
      president, Academy Communicative Arts and Sciences Incorporated
      Los Altos, California, United States
    • 1985
      director, Greenpages Incorporated
      Los Altos, California, United States
    • 1988 - 1990
      president, Academy Communicative Arts and Sciences Incorporated
    • 1988
      executive, director Japanese-American Yellow Pages
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