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Richard Alcoke Allen

Richard Alcoke Allen, American manufacturing executive.

Background

  • Allen, Richard Alcoke was born on March 9, 1932 in White Plains, New York, United States. Son of Kenneth D. and Helen (Kearney) Allen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Political Science, Widener University, 1953.

    Career

    • Production engineer Electric Regulator Corporation, Norwalk, Connecticut, 1953-1954. Service adjuster Pontiac division General Motors Corporation, Boston, 1957-1958. Sales manager Star Steel Corporation, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, 1965-1971.

      General manager, assistant to president General Builders Supply Company, Norwood, 1972-1974. President, general manager Joral Construction Corporation, 1974-1975, management consultant, 1976. Vice president, general manager masonry division Plasticrete Corporation, North Haven, Connecticut, 1976-1978.

      President, chief executive officer Plasticrete Block & Supply Corporation, 1978-1993.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Vice president Lake Morey Protective Association, Fairlee, Vermont, 1975-1977, president, 1977-1980, 82-83. Captain United States Army 1954-1957. Member National Concrete Masonry Association (board directors 1983), New England Concrete Masonry Association (secretary 1977-1978, treasurer 1978-1980, vice president 1981-1982, president 1982-1983), American Welding Society, American Management Association, President's Association, American Society Mensa.

    Connections

    • Married Judith G. Palmer, April 24, 1954. Children: Gregory, Patricia, Douglas, Susanne.
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    Died February 5, 2001
    (aged 68)
    • 1953
      Widener University
    • 1953 - 1954
      Production engineer, Electric Regulator Corporation
      Norwalk, Connecticut, United States
    • 1957 - 1958
      service adjuster Pontiac division General Motors Corporation
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1965 - 1971
      sales manager, Star Steel Corporation
      Shrewsbury, New Jersey, United States
    • 1972 - 1974
      general manager, to president General Builders Supply Company
      Norwood, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1972 - 1974
      assistant, to president General Builders Supply Company
      Norwood, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1976 - 1978
      vice president, masonry division Plasticrete Corporation
      North Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1976 - 1978
      general manager, masonry division Plasticrete Corporation
      North Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1978 - 1993
      president, officer Plasticrete Block & Supply Corporation
    • 1978 - 1993
      chief executive, officer Plasticrete Block & Supply Corporation
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