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John Dwight Peterson

John Dwight Peterson, American investment company executive.


  • Peterson, John Dwight was born on July 20, 1933 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of J. Dwight and Mary Irene (Frisinger) Peterson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Indiana University, 1955.


    • With City Securities Corporation, Indianapolis, since 1955, director, since 1966, vice president, 1968-1970, president, since 1970, Chief Executive Officer, now chairman, since 1979. Director Lilly Industrial Coatings, Inc., Farm Fans, Inc., Forum Group, Inc., Capital Industries, Duke Realty Investments.


    Denomination: Presbyterian


    Member James Whitcomb Riley Memorial Association, since 1965, Indiana Board Vocational and Technology Education, 1973-1981. Member career education action committee Indianapolis Public Schools, 1974-1980. Member Indiana University Athletic Board, 1971-1974.

    President board directors Junior Achievement Central Indiana, 1979. Served as captain United States Army, 1956. Member Young President Organization, National Association Securities Dealers (district committee 8 1975-1978), Indianapolis Bond Club (president 1969), Sigma Chi.

    Clubs: Marion County Varsity (chairman 1961-1971). Columbia, University (Indianapolis). Highland Golf and Country.

    Lodges: Masons, Rotary.


    • Married Nancy Jane Browning, July 16, 1955. Children: Debbra Lee, John Dwight III, Penny Anne.
    • father: J. Dwight Peterson
    • mother: Mary Irene (Frisinger) Peterson
    • spouse: Nancy Jane Browning
    • children: Debbra Lee Peterson
    • John Dwight III Peterson
    • Penny Anne Peterson
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    • 1955
      Indiana University
    • 1955
      With City Securities Corporation
      Indianapolis, Indiana, United States