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Aldrich Carl Bloomquist

Aldrich Carl Bloomquist, American sugar company executive. Named Sugar Man of Year, 1977; recipient Alumni Achievement award Gustavus Adolphus College, 1978. Served with United States Navy, 1943-1945.

Background

  • Bloomquist, Aldrich Carl was born on March 20, 1921 in Willmar, Minnesota, United States. Son of Aldrich Albin Carl and Leola Hannah (France) Bloomquist.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Gustavus Adolphus College, 1943.

    Career

    • Editorial staff Mankato (Minnesota) Free Press, 1946-1949. Sales staff Jostens, Owatonna, Minnesota, 1949-1952, Brings Press, Minneapolis, 1952-1955. Regional manager Western Beet Sugar Producers, 1955-1962.

      Executive secretary Red River Valley Sugarbeet Growers Association, 1962-1972. Vice president public affairs American Crystal Sugar Company, Moorhead, Minnesota, since 1972.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Served with United States Navy, 1943-1945.

    Personality

    Interests

    Collecting stamps.

    Connections

    • Married Meredith May Scheid, December 24, 1943.
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    Born March 20, 1921
    • 1943
      Gustavus Adolphus College
    • 1946 - 1949
      Editorial staff Mankato (Minnesota) Free Press
    • 1949 - 1952
      sales staff Jostens
      Owatonna, Minnesota, United States
    • 1952 - 1955
      sales staff Jostens
      Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
    • 1955 - 1962
      regional manager, Western Beet Sugar Producers
    • 1962 - 1972
      executive, secretary Red River Valley Sugarbeet Growers Association
    • 1972
      vice president, public affairs American Crystal Sugar Company
      Moorhead, Minnesota, United States