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Donald George Powell

Donald George Powell, industrial ceramics executive. Member Town Planning Board, Lima, since 1984. Fellow Institute of Ceramics; member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ), American Ceramic Society, National Institute Ceramic Engineers, British Ceramic Society Lodges: Lions.

Background

  • Powell, Donald George was born on November 18, 1932 in Stourport, Worcestershire, England. Son of Samuel and Charity Hilda (Oliver) Powell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with honors, University London, 1955.

    Career

    • Various engineering positions Steatite Porcelain Products Ltd., England, 1955-1966. Works manager Worcester Porcelain, Jamaica, 1966-1968. Director engineering Lapp Insulator Company, Le Roy, New York, 1968-1975.

      Vice president, general manager Pinco division Joslyn Manufacturing and Supply Company, Lima, 1975-1977, 79-85. President Joslyn Industries (Canada) Ltd., Toronto, Ontario, 1979. President, chief executive officer, director Industrial Ceramics, Inc., Lima, since 1986.

    Works

    • Patentee semi-conductor glazes for high voltage insulators. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Town Planning Board, Lima, since 1984. Fellow Institute of Ceramics. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ), American Ceramic Society, National Institute Ceramic Engineers, British Ceramic Society Lodges: Lions.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Pauline Mary Goodwin, September 25, 1957. Children: Anthony Donald, Timothy Malcolm, Ian Andrew.
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    Born November 18, 1932
    • 1955
      University London
    • 1955 - 1966
      Various engineer, engineering positions Steatite Porcelain Products Limited
      England, Arkansas, United States
    • 1966 - 1968
      works manager, Worcester Porcelain
      Jamaica
    • 1968 - 1975
      director, engineering Lapp Insulator Company
      Le Roy, New York, United States
    • 1975 - 1977
      vice president, Pinco division Joslyn Manufacturing and Supply Company
      Lima, Peru, Peru
    • 1975 - 1977
      general manager, Pinco division Joslyn Manufacturing and Supply Company
      Lima, Peru, Peru
    • 1979
      president, Joslyn Industries (Canada) Limited
      Toronto, Ohio, United States
    • 1986
      president, Industrial Ceramics
      Lima, Peru, Peru
    • 1986
      chief executive, Industrial Ceramics
      Lima, Peru, Peru
    • 1986
      director, Industrial Ceramics
      Lima, Peru, Peru
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