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George Briggs Kilborne

George Briggs Kilborne, American investment company executive, director. Recipient Distinguished Service award, First Citizen Bank, Troy, 1974, Midwest Association Small Business Investment Companies, 1970.

Background

  • Kilborne, George Briggs was born on October 7, 1930 in New York City. Son of Robert Stewart and Barbara Briggs Kilborne.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Yale University, 1952.

    Career

    • Vice president William Skinner & Sons, New York City, 1955—1960. President Business Research Company, Birmingham, Michigan, 1961—1974, Creative Capital of Michigan, Inc., 1962—1970. Partner Comac Company, 1968—1970.

      Chairman, president First Citizen Bank, Troy, Michigan, 1970—1974. Engaged in real estate investing and consultant Palm Beach, Florida, 1975—1979. Managing director corporation acquistions Bessemer Securities Corporation, New York City, 1980—1984.

      President Bay St. Corporation, Palm Beach, since 1984, Pon Capital Corporation, Braintree, Massachusetts, 1987—1989. Chairman State Bank of Michigan, Coopersville, 1966-1968, Muskegon Bank & Trust, Michigan, 1967-1968, Bank of Lansing, Michigan, 1968-1969. Vice-chairman Industrial State Bank, Kalamazoo, 1964-1966, Creative Capital Corporation, New York City, 1968-1970.

      Director Watts Industries, Inc., North Andover, Massachusetts, 1981-1984, Roller Bearing Corporation American, West Trenton, New Jersey, 1987-1992, Diversified Communications, Portland, Maine, 1982-1992, Sencorp Systems, Inc., Hyannis, Massachusetts, 1989-1992.

    Membership

    Board directors Oakland unit American Cancer Society, Michigan, 1973-1974. Member Republican Committee District 13, Palm Beach County, 1976-1980. Member Palm Beach County Executive Committee, 1976-1980.

    Board directors Palm Beach Republican Club, 1977-1980. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1953-1955. Member National Association Small Business Investment Companies (governor 1967-1970, member executive committee 1967, president Midwest association 1970), New England Venture Capital Association, Yale Club Palm Beaches (president 1979-1980), Bath and Tennis Club (Palm Beach), Wianno Club (Massachusetts), Yacht Club, Everglades Club, University Club New York City, River Club New York City.

    Connections

    • Married Lucie Wheeler Peck, November 12, 1960 (divorced 1978). Children: George Briggs, Kim McNeil, Sarah Skinner.
    • father: Robert Stewart
    • mother: Barbara Briggs Kilborne
    • spouse: Lucie Wheeler Peck
    • children: George Briggs Kilborne
    • Kim McNeil Kilborne
    • Sarah Skinner Kilborne
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    Born October 7, 1930
    Nationality
    • 1952
      Yale University
    • 1955 - 1960
      Vice president, William Skinner & Sons
    • 1961 - 1974
      president, Business Research Company
      Birmingham, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
    • 1962 - 1970
      president, Business Research Company
    • 1968 - 1970
      partner, Comac Company
    • 1970 - 1974
      chairman, First Citizen Bank
      Troy, Michigan, United States
    • 1970 - 1974
      president, First Citizen Bank
      Troy, Michigan, United States
    • 1975 - 1979
      engaged in real estate investing and consultant, Palm Beach
      Florida, United States
    • 1980 - 1984
      managing director, corporation acquistions Bessemer Securities Corporation
    • 1984
      president, Bay St. Corporation
      Palm Beach, Florida, United States
    • 1987 - 1989
      president, Bay St. Corporation
      Braintree, Massachusetts, United States
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