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Jackson Eugene Cardin

Jackson Eugene Cardin, American commodities trader. Certified commodity trading advisor. Recipient American Spirit of Honor medal Chamber of Commerce, 1953; Rayonair scholar, 1959. Chair Economic Task Force Atlanta, 1975. With United States Army, 1953-1955. Member National Futures Association, New Orleans Board of Trade, Leadership Atlanta Alumni, New Orleans Executive Club.

Background

  • Cardin, Jackson Eugene was born on June 3, 1933 in Barnesville, Georgia, United States. Son of R.L. and Mary Robinson Cardin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, University Georgia, 1958. Master of Business Administration, University Georgia, 1959.

    Career

    • Management trainee American Oil Corporation, Atlanta, 1960-1962. North America representative Mettler Instrument Corporation, 1963-1973. President South By Southeast, Inc., Basel, Switzerland, 1973-1977.

      Branch manager Conticommodity Services, New Orleans, 1977-1984. President Active Cycles, Inc., Atlanta, since 1984. Instructor Emery University, Atlanta, 1978, Ogletharp University, Atlanta, 1979, University New Orleans, 1983.

    Major achievements

    • Certified commodity trading advisor.

    Works

    • Author: Basic Training for Commodity Traders, 1988, A Personal Financial Catalog, 1989.

    Membership

    Chair Economic Task Force Atlanta, 1975. With United States Army, 1953-1955. Member National Futures Association, New Orleans Board of Trade, Leadership Atlanta Alumni, New Orleans Executive Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Running, swimming, golf.

    Connections

    • Married Patricia Pittard, 1959 (divorced 1981). Children: Richard, Jody, Michael. Married Cynthia Buck, January 1, 1983.

      1 child, John Pattison.
    • father: R.L. Cardin
    • mother: Mary Robinson Cardin
    • spouses: Patricia Pittard
    • Cynthia Buck
    • children: Richard Cardin
    • Jody Cardin
    • Michael Cardin
    • John Pattison Cardin
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    Nationality
    • 1958
      University Georgia
    • 1959
      University Georgia
    • 1960 - 1962
      Management, trainee American Oil Company
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 1963 - 1973
      North America representative Mettler Instrument Corporation
    • 1973 - 1977
      president, South By Southeast
      Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
    • 1977 - 1984
      branch manager, Conticommodity Services
      New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
    • 1984
      president, Active Cycles
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa