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Wayne Barton Lyon

Wayne Barton Lyon was American manufacturing company executive. Registered professional engineer, Michigan. Board governors, trustee Cranbrook Educational Community, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1984—2003; Member of Bloomfield Hills Country Club, Orchard Lake Country Club (trustee 1985-1990).

Background

  • Lyon, Wayne Barton was born on October 26, 1932 in Dayton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University Cincinnati, 1955. Master of Business Administration in Marketing, University Chicago, 1969.

    Career

    • Technology representative Union Carbide, Chicago, 1955-1962. Product development manager, vice president business development Illinois Tool Works, 1962-1972. Group vice president, executive vice president Masco Corporation, Taylor, Michigan, 1972-1985, president, coo, 1985-1996, also board directors.

      Chairman, president, chief executive officer Lifestyle Furnishings, High Point, North Carolina, 1996-2000. Chairman Lifestyle Furniture International, 2000—2002. Retired, 2002

      Board directors Masco Corporation, Taylor, Michigan.

      Lecturer American Medical Association. Captain United States Army, 1955-1963.

    Major achievements

    • Registered professional engineer, Michigan.

    Works

    • Patentee in field.

    Membership

    Board governors, trustee Cranbrook Educational Community, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1984—2003. Member of Bloomfield Hills Country Club, Orchard Lake Country Club (trustee 1985-1990).

    Connections

    • Married Maryann L., 1961. Children: Karyn, Craig, Blair.
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    Born October 26, 1932
    • 1955
      University Cincinnati
    • 1969
      University Chicago
    • 2002
      chairman, Lifestyle Furniture International
    • 1955 - 1962
      Technology representative Union Carbide
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1962 - 1972
      product development manager, business development Illinois Tool Works
    • 1962 - 1972
      vice president, business development Illinois Tool Works
    • 1972 - 1985
      group vice president, vice president Masco Corporation
      Taylor, Michigan, United States
    • 1972 - 1985
      executive, vice president Masco Corporation
      Taylor, Michigan, United States
    • 1996
      chairman, officer Lifestyle Furnishings
      High Point, North Carolina, United States
    • 1996
      president, officer Lifestyle Furnishings
      High Point, North Carolina, United States
    • 1996
      chief executive, officer Lifestyle Furnishings
      High Point, North Carolina, United States
    • 2002
      retired
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