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Alan Gaitan

Alan Gaitan, American textile executive. Vice president Loch Lomond Property Owners Association, 1975, president, 1976; fundraiser Lake County (Illinois) Representatives, 1978-1980.

Background

  • Gaitan, Alan was born on September 12, 1927 in Bogota, Columbia. Son of Peter Arthur and Eugenia (Noguera) Gaitan.

  • Education

    • Student, John Tarleton College, Stevensville, Texas, 1950. Bachelor of Science, University Minnesota, 1951.

    Career

    • Export manager Brown & Bigelow, St. Paul, 1952-1954. Buyer Corner Plaza, Minneapolis, 1954-1960. Account executive Catalina, Inc., Los Angeles, 1960-1967, Ritz Textiles, Incorporated, New York York City, 1967-1978.

      President Tickford Mills, Lake Bluff, Illinois, since 1978.

    Membership

    Vice president Loch Lomond Property Owners Association, 1975, president, 1976. Fundraiser Lake County (Illinois) Representatives, 1978-1980.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing, horseback riding.

    Connections

    • Married Jerre Bowerman, June 28, 1952. Children: Briar Lynn, Peter S., Craig A.
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    Born September 12, 1927
    • 1950
      John Tarleton College
    • 1951
      University Minnesota
    • 1952 - 1954
      Export manager, Brown & Bigelow
    • 1954 - 1960
      buyer Corner Plaza
      Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
    • 1960 - 1967
      account executive, Catalina
      Los Angeles, California, United States
    • 1967 - 1978
      account executive, Catalina
    • 1978
      president, Tickford Mills
      Lake Bluff, Illinois, United States