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Reginald Bruce Collier

Reginald Bruce Collier, American investment company executive. Clubs: Harvard (New York City), Metropolitan (New York City), Turf and Field (New York City), Southhampton (Long Island), Oak Meadow (Indiana).

Background

  • Collier, Reginald Bruce was born on July 20, 1927 in Bruce, Wisconsin, United States. Son of John Edwin and Ada (Braithwaite) Collier.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Haverford College, 1950. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1952.

    Career

    • Account executive Compton Advertising, New York City, 1952-1957. Director product management Economics Laboratories, 1957-1961. Marketing director Mead Johnson, Evansville, Indiana, 1961-1963.

      President, chief operations officer Par Industries, 1964-1999. Chairman, chief executive officer Research Systems Corporation, New York City, from 1978. President, Lingo Associates, Bridgehamton, N. Y., since 1982.

      Chairman Data Communications, Baltimore, 1978-1982, Curtis Construction Company, Evansville, Indiana, 1965-1971, General Electronics, Indianapolis, 1966-1971.

    Major achievements

    • Clubs: Harvard (New York City), Metropolitan (New York City), Turf and Field (New York City), Southhampton (Long Island), Oak Meadow (Indiana).

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Board directors Boys Club, Evansville, Indiana, 1975-1977. Director special gifts Public television, Evansville, 1971. Member alumni council Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, 1972.

    Served with United States Marine Corps, 1945-1946, PTO.

    Connections

    • Married Lois R. Miller, June 24, 1950. Children: Mark David, Brynn Alison.
    • father: John Edwin Collier
    • mother: Ada (Braithwaite) Collier
    • spouse: Lois R. Miller
    • children: Mark David Collier
    • Brynn Alison Collier
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    Born July 20, 1927
    Died September 15, 2004
    (aged 77)
    Nationality
    • 1950
      Haverford College
    • 1952
      Harvard University
    • 1952 - 1957
      Account executive, Compton Advertising
    • 1957 - 1961
      director, product management Economics Laboratories
    • 1961 - 1963
      marketing director, Mead Johnson
      Evansville, Indiana, United States
    • 1964 - 1999
      president, Par Industries
    • 1964 - 1999
      chief operations officer, Par Industries
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