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James C. Poon

James C. Poon, American retail financial executive.

Background

  • Poon, James C. was born on December 9, 1932 in Hong Kong. Came to United States, 1955. Son of Y.Y. and South Carolina (Au) Poon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, National Taiwan University, 1955. Master of Science in Business Administration, University Tennessee, 1957. Master of Science in Accounting and Taxation, Long Island University, 1964.

    Career

    • Assistant controller Lord and Taylor, New York City, 1965-1971. Controller Joseph Magnin, San Francisco, 1971-1976. Corporation controller, treasurer Ole's Home Centers, Pasadena, California, 1976-1985.

      Director administration Tianguis/The Vons Companies, Inc., El Monte, since 1986.

    Major achievements

    • Avocations: travel, gardening, attending professional seminars.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: travel, gardening, attending professional seminars.

    Connections

    • Married Grace C. Poon, March 2, 1963. 1 child, Angela.
    • father: Y.Y. Poon
    • mother: South Carolina (Au) Poon
    • spouse: Grace C. Poon
    • child: Angela Poon
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    Born December 9, 1932
    Nationality
    • 1955
      National Taiwan University
    • 1957
      University Tennessee
    • 1964
      Long Island University
    • 1965 - 1971
      Assistant, controller Lord and Taylor
    • 1971 - 1976
      controller, Joseph Magnin
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1976 - 1985
      corporation controller, Ole's Home Centers
      Pasadena, California, United States
    • 1976 - 1985
      treasurer, Ole's Home Centers
      Pasadena, California, United States
    • 1986
      director, administration Tianguis/The Vons Companies
      El Monte, California, United States