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Malcolm Norman Smith

Malcolm Norman Smith, American manufacturing executive. Decorated Silver Star.

Background

  • Smith, Malcolm Norman was born on February 25, 1921 in Milwaukee. Son of Samuel H. and Dorothea (Werner) Smith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Pennsylvania, 1942.

    Career

    • With Ekco Products Company, Chicago, 1946-1950, 56-63, vice president, 1956-1963. Director Platers & Stampers Ltd. (British division Ekco), London, 1950-1956.

      President, chief executive officer, director Argus, Inc., Chicago, 1963-1968. President Malcolm N. Smith & Company, 1968-1970. Administrative vice president, cashier American National Bank and Trust Company, 1970-1975.

      President Macromatic division Macromatic Inc., 1975-1988. President Macromatic Division of Milwaukee electronics corporation, Chicago, 1988-1993, Newmac, Inc., from 1994. Professional lecturer University Chicago Grad School Business, 1968-1982.

      Board directors Acorn International Fund.

    Membership

    Board directors The Acorn Fund, 1976-1997. 1st lieutenant United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1942-1946. Member Friends of Franklin, Inc.

    (director since 1990, president 1992-1996), Lake Shore Country Club, The Casino, Royal Tennis Court, Hampton Court Palace, American Ceramic Circle (director since 1997), Percival David Foundation (London), Oriental Ceramic Society (London).

    Connections

    • Married Muriel J. Foreman, February 14, 1943. 1 daughter, Louise K.
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    Born February 25, 1921
    Died November 7, 2003
    (aged 82)
    • 1942
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1946 - 1950
      With Ekco Products Company
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1950 - 1956
      director, Platers & Stampers Limited (British division Ekco)
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1963 - 1968
      president, Argus
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1963 - 1968
      chief executive, Argus
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1963 - 1968
      director, Argus
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1968 - 1970
      president, Malcolm N. Smith & Company
    • 1970 - 1975
      administrative vice president, American National Bank and Trust Company
    • 1970 - 1975
      cashier, American National Bank and Trust Company
    • 1975 - 1988
      president, Macromatic division Macromatic Incorporated
    • 1988 - 1993
      president, Macromatic Division of Milwaukee Electronics Corporation
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
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    Award