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John McNair

John McNair, British, American manufacturing executive. Active Boy Scouts American, Akron, 1956-1966, Indian Guides, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, 1960-1962; chairman junior golf Soap Box Derby Rubber City Open Golf Tournament; elder Presbyterian Church With United States Army Air Force, 1944-1946. Member Twin Lakes Country Club (board directors 1977-1979), Masons (32 degree), Shriners.

Background

  • McNair, John was born on August 10, 1926 in Glasgow, Scotland. Came to the United States, 1927. Son of Angus McColl and Jeanie (Nimmo) McNair.

  • Education

    • Student, Akron University, 1949. Student, Allied Stores Executive School, 1954.

    Career

    • Member sales staff Allied Stores, Akron, Ohio, 1947-1951, assistant buyer, 1951-1957, furniture buyer Akron and Cleveland, 1957-1970. Vice president sales Schubert Industries Inc., Akron, 1970-1980, senior vice president sales and marketing, 1980-1989. Board directors Springwall Group Associates, Akron.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Active Boy Scouts American, Akron, 1956-1966, Indian Guides, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, 1960-1962. Chairman junior golf Soap Box Derby Rubber City Open Golf Tournament. Elder Presbyterian Church With United States Army Air Force, 1944-1946.

    Member Twin Lakes Country Club (board directors 1977-1979), Masons (32 degree), Shriners.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy Nelson, January 31, 1945. Children: John Paul, Jeanne Ann, Leslie Scott, Eric Munro, Margaret Lee.
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    Born August 10, 1926
    Died November 14, 2001
    (aged 75)
    • 1949
      Akron University
    • 1954
      Allied Stores Executive School
    • 1947 - 1951
      Member, sales staff Allied Stores
      Akron, Ohio, United States
    • 1957 - 1970
      Member, sales staff Allied Stores
    • 1970 - 1980
      vice president, sales Schubert Industries Incorporated
      Akron, Ohio, United States