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Peter Vaclay Palecke

Peter Vaclay Palecke, Czech real estate developer, management consultant. Executive director World Freedom Foundation, Redwood City, 1984-1987; president Ski Foundation, 1985-1986; patroller National Ski Patrol, since 1976. 1st lieutenant Czechoslovak Army, 1965. Member Urban Land Institute, Alpine Meadows Club (California).

Background

  • Palecke, Peter Vaclay was born on April 28, 1940 in Prague, Bohemia, Czechoslovakia. Came to the United States, 1969. Son of Vaclav and Anna (Zemkova) Palecke.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, Czechoslovak Institute of Technology, 1965. Master of Business Administration, Stanford University, 1971.

    Career

    • Field engineer industrial Automation Company, Prague, 1965-1969. Associate director Philip Morris International, Lausanne, Switzerland, 1971-1974. Marketing analyst Peterbilt Motors, Newark, 1976-1977.

      Senior management consultant Socially Responsible Investment International, Menlo Park, 1977-1987. Senior vice president marketing Landbank Investments, Redwood City, since 1987. Assistant to president Krofta Engineering, Lenox, Massachusetts, 1984-1986.

    Major achievements

    • Avocations: international relations, Czech and Russian languages.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Executive director World Freedom Foundation, Redwood City, 1984-1987. President Ski Foundation, 1985-1986. Patroller National Ski Patrol, since 1976.

    1st lieutenant Czechoslovak Army, 1965. Member Urban Land Institute, Alpine Meadows Club (California).

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: international relations, Czech and Russian languages.

    Connections

    • Married Hana Kazdova, November 15, 1968. Children: David, Michael, Thomas.
    • father: Vaclav Palecke
    • mother: Anna (Zemkova) Palecke
    • spouse: Hana Kazdova
    • children: David Palecke
    • Michael Palecke
    • Thomas Palecke
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    Born April 28, 1940
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    • 1965
      Czechoslovak Institute of Technology
    • 1971
      Stanford University
    • 1965 - 1969
      Field engineer, industrial Automation Company
      Prague, Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic
    • 1971 - 1974
      associate, director Philip Morris International
      Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland
    • 1976 - 1977
      marketing analyst, Peterbilt Motors
      Newark, Ohio, United States
    • 1977 - 1987
      senior, management consultant Socially Responsible Investment International
      Menlo Park, Gauteng, South Africa
    • 1987
      senior, vice president marketing Landbank Investments
      Redwood City, California, United States