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Paul Anthony Crick

Paul Anthony Crick, American lighting company executive. License commercial pilot, captain United States Coast Guard. President Methodist Men, Dallas, 1953; Member of Florida Lighting Agents (president), Illuminating Engineering Society (regional vice president 1978-1979, president 1964, District Service award 1976), Comodore Key Biscayne Yacht.

Background

  • Crick, Paul Anthony was born on July 10, 1922 in Ridgetop, Tennessee, United States. Son of Leonard Delos and Lera (Nell) Crick.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Engineering, Vanderbilt University, 1948.

    Career

    • Field engineer General Electrical Company, Dallas, 1948—1954, district manager, 1954—1956. Owner Paul Crick Agency, Dallas, 1956—1966. Sales vice president Lithonia Lighting, Conyers, Georgia, 1966—1969.

      Owner Crick Illuminating Agency, Miami, Florida, 1969—1974. President Florida Lighting Association, since 1974. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1942-1945.

    Major achievements

    • License commercial pilot, captain United States Coast Guard.

    Works

    • Author: Living Aboard and Sailing, 1971.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    President Methodist Men, Dallas, 1953. Member of Florida Lighting Agents (president), Illuminating Engineering Society (regional vice president 1978-1979, president 1964, District Service award 1976), Comodore Key Biscayne Yacht.

    Connections

    • Married Anne Kinzle Crick, November 27, 1943. Children: Anne Kinzle, Mary Eleanor, Barbara Lee, Paul A.
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    • 1948
      Vanderbilt University
    • 1948 - 1954
      Field engineer, General Electrical Company
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1956 - 1966
      owner Paul Crick Agency
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1966 - 1969
      sales vice president, Lithonia Lighting
      Conyers, Georgia, United States
    • 1969 - 1974
      owner Crick Illuminating Agency
      Miami, Florida, United States
    • 1974
      president, Florida Lighting Association