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Derek Arnold Newton

Derek Arnold Newton, business administration educator. Commonwealth of Virginia eminent scholar, 1982-1994.

Background

  • Newton, Derek Arnold was born on February 18, 1930 in Richmond, England. Son of John Newton and Joan Maude (Garnett) Newton Wright.

  • Education

    • AB, Wabash College, 1952. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1962. D. Business Administration (Ford Foundation fellow), Harvard University, 1964.

    Career

    • Sales manager R.H. Donnelley Corporation, Washington, 1954-1960. Lecturer in business administration Harvard University School Business, 1964-1970. Professor business administration University Virginia, 1970-1976, Elis and Signe Olsson professor business administration, 1976-1982, John Tyler professor business administration, 1982-1994.

      Consultant in sales and general management to various United States corporations.

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    Connections

    • Married Charlene Dawn LeGrand. 1 child, Lindsay Michelle.
    • father: John Newton Wright
    • mother: Joan Maude (Garnett) Newton Wright
    • spouse: Charlene Dawn LeGrand
    • child: Lindsay Michelle Newton
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    Born February 18, 1930
    Died May 21, 1994
    (aged 64)
    Nationality
    • 1952
      Wabash College
    • 1962
      Harvard University
    • 1964
      Harvard University
    • 1954 - 1960
      Sales manager, R.H. Donnelley Corporation
      Washington, United States
    • 1964 - 1970
      lecturer, in business administration Harvard University School Business

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