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Robert Charles Valade

Robert Charles Valade, American apparel company executive. with United States Navy, 1944-1946, PTO. Member World President's Organization (board directors 1980-1982), Detroit Racquet Club (president 1950-1954), Country Club Detroit, Fiddle Sticks Country Club (Fort Myers, Florida).

Background

  • Valade, Robert Charles was born on April 19, 1926 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Cyril K. and Marion I. (Anderson) Valade.

  • Education

    • Degree in business administration, Michigan State University, 1947.

    Career

    • Salesman Royal Typewriter, Detroit, 1947-1950. Vice president Carhartt Inc., 1950-1959, president, Chief Executive Officer Dearborn, Michigan, 1959-1995, chairman board, Chief Executive Officer, from 1995.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    With United States Navy, 1944-1946, PTO. Member World President's Organization (board directors 1980-1982), Detroit Racquet Club (president 1950-1954), Country Club Detroit, Fiddle Sticks Country Club (Fort Myers, Florida).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, hunting, fishing.

    Connections

    • Married Gretchen Carhartt, September 18, 1948. Children: Gretchen Garth, Mark R.
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    Born April 19, 1926
    • 1947
      Michigan State University
    • 1947 - 1950
      Salesman Royal Typewriter
      Detroit, Michigan, United States