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Louis James Pedicini

Louis James Pedicini, American manufacturing executive. Served with United States Army, 1944-1946. Fellow Institute British Foundrymen; member American Foundrymen's Society (past board directors, William H. McFadden gold medal 1994), Skokie Country Club, Plaza Club.

Background

  • Pedicini, Louis James was born on June 29, 1926 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Louis I. and Myra Ann (Bergan) Pedicini.

  • Education

    • Biosystems Engineering.E., Wayne University, 1955.

    Career

    • Department head General Motors Corporation, 1948-1958. Executive vice president Lester B. Knight & Associates, Inc., Chicago, 1959-1976. Executive vice president operations Pullman Trailmobile, 1976-1981.

      Managing director Ingersoll Engineers Inc., Rockford, Illinois, 1981-1982. President George Fischer Foundry Systems Inc., Holly, Michigan, 1982-1993. Also board directors.

      Chairman George Fischer Corporation, Bloomingdale, Illinois, since 1994.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1944-1946. Fellow Institute British Foundrymen. Member American Foundrymen's Society (past board directors, William H. McFadden gold medal 1994), Skokie Country Club, Plaza Club.

    Connections

    • Married Ellen Sylvia Mulden, June 5, 1948. 1 child, Eric Louis.
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    • 1955
      Wayne University
    • 1948 - 1958
      Department head, General Motors Corporation
    • 1959 - 1976
      executive, vice president Lester B. Knight & Associates
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1976 - 1981
      executive, vice president operations Pullman Trailmobile
    • 1981 - 1982
      managing director, Ingersoll Engineers Incorporated
      Rockford, Illinois, United States
    • 1982 - 1993
      president, George Fischer Foundry Systems Incorporated
      Holly, Michigan, United States
    • 1994
      chairman, George Fischer Corporation
      Bloomingdale, Illinois, United States