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Roland Harry Meyer

Roland Harry Meyer, American manufacturing executive.

Background

  • Meyer, Roland Harry was born on June 20, 1927 in New Orleans. Son of Roland Harry and Louise (Wall) Meyer.

  • Education

    • Student, Tulane University, 1952. Student, University Washington, 1946.

    Career

    • Manager manufacturing American National Can Corporation (formerly National Can Company), Chicago, 1972-1974, manager MCD operations, 1974, vice president operations, 1974-1977, senior vice president MCD operations, 1977-1980, senior vice president manufacturing operations, 1980-1983, executive vice president manufacturing operations, since 1983, vice chairman manufacturing operations, 1987-1988, chief operating officer, 1988-1989, president, chief operating officer, since 1989, also board directors. Board directors 1st Commercial Bank Tampa, Allied Van Lines.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Chairman Crusade of Mercy, 1973. Chairman National Canada Corporation, 1973. Chairman board directors United Cerebral Palsy Foundation drive, Tampa, Florida, 1972.

    Board directors United Fund, Auburndale, Florida, 1969, Florida Prevention of Blindness. Founder Keep Florida Beautiful, 1970, board directors, 1st vice president, 1970. Member of Cress Creek Country (Naperville), Knights of Columbus (4 degree).

    Connections

    • Married Eunice Paton, September 4, 1946. Children: Stanley, Carmen Meyer Winterschladen, Barbara Meyer Jarosz, Corinne Meyer Driver.
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    Born June 20, 1927
    • 1952
      Tulane University
    • 1946
      University Washington
    • 1972 - 1974
      Manager, manufacturing American National Can Corporation (formerly National Can Company)
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
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