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Henry John Meyer

Henry John Meyer was American appliance manufacturing company executive. Member Governor's Committee for Iowa's Future Growth, 1984, Revitalize Iowa Sound Economy Advisory Committee, Iowa Business Council, President' Council Iowa State University; trustee Iowa Natural Heritage, since 1984. Served with United States Army, 1945-1946. Member Cedar Rapids C. of Chamber (board directors 1984-1987).

Background

  • Meyer, Henry John was born on January 25, 1927 in Amana, Iowa, United States. Son of Fred Henry and Marie Susanna (Zimmerman) Meyer.

  • Career

    • Buyer Amana Refrigeration, Inc., Iowa, 1946-1953, purchasing agent, 1954-1964, assistant director purchasing, 1965-1970, vice president materials, 1971-1975, senior vice president materials, 1975-1980, executive vice president, 1980-1982, president, chief executive officer, 1982-1988, chairman, Chief Executive Officer, 1988-1991. Retired, 1991; senior vice president, appliance group executive Raytheon Company, 1989-1991. Retired, 1991

      Chairman board directors Speed Queen Company, Ripon, Wisconsin, 1982-1986.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Amana Church

    Membership

    Member Governor's Committee for Iowa's Future Growth, 1984, Revitalize Iowa Sound Economy Advisory Committee, Iowa Business Council, President' Council Iowa State University. Trustee Iowa Natural Heritage, since 1984. Served with United States Army, 1945-1946.

    Member Cedar Rapids C. of Chamber (board directors 1984-1987).

    Connections

    • Married Mildred Margaret Ackerman, October 25, 1945. Children: Timothy, Cynthia.
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    Born January 25, 1927
    • 1946 - 1953
      Buyer Amana Refrigeration
      Iowa, United States
    • 1954 - 1964
      Buyer Amana Refrigeration
    • 1989 - 1991
      senior, Raytheon Company
    • 1989 - 1991
      appliance group executive, Raytheon Company
    • 1991
      retired
    • 1991
      retired
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