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Meredith Osler Nelson

Meredith Osler Nelson, Canadian paper company executive. Served with Canadian Navy, 1944-1945. Member Canada Pulp and Paper Association (executive board 1978-1982) Clubs: Royal Canadian Legion, Coosa River Country.

Background

  • Nelson, Meredith Osler was born on July 23, 1921 in Wetaskwin, Alberta, Canada. Came to the United States, 1982. Son of Marcus O. and Jane Amelia (Cartwright) Nelson.

  • Education

    • B.I.E., General Motors Institute, 1946.

    Career

    • Director operations K-C Ltd.-United Kingdom, Larkfield, England, 1972-1974. Operations dir Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Neenah, Wisconsin, 1974-1977, vice president, 1977-1978, senior vice president, since 1982. President, chief executive officer Spruce Falls Power & Paper, Ontario, 1978-1981, K-Chamber of Canada, 1981-1982.

      Director Spruce Falls Power & Paper.

    Membership

    Served with Canadian Navy, 1944-1945. Member Canada Pulp and Paper Association (executive board 1978-1982) Clubs: Royal Canadian Legion, Coosa River Country.

    Connections

    • Married Shirley Hope, February 17, 1945. Children: Robert Marc, Paul Francis, Deborah Hope.
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    Born July 23, 1921
    • 1946
      General Motors Institute
    • 1972 - 1974
      Director, operations K-C Limited-United Kingdom
      England, Arkansas, United States
    • 1974 - 1977
      operations dir Kimberly-Clark Corporation
      Neenah, Wisconsin, United States