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Bill Lee Neal

Bill Lee Neal, American metal fabricator executive. Chairman board Calhoun County Chamber of C., 1987. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1951-1955. Member Association Home Appliance Manufacturers, Custom Roll Farmers Institute, National Association Metal Finishers, Name Plate Manufacturers Association.

Background

  • Neal, Bill Lee was born on January 29, 1932 in Bluefield, West Virginia, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Marshall University, 1957. Advanced management program, Harvard University, 1975.

    Career

    • Plant supervisor Kaiser Aluminum, 1957-1961. Regional sales manager Harvey Aluminum, St. Louis, 1961-1968. General sales manager Phelps Dodge Aluminum, 1968-1972.

      Vice president, group manager Consolidated Aluminum, 1972-1978. Executive vice president Phelps Dodge Copper, Anniston, Alabama, 1979-1984. President, chief executive officer Lee Brass Company, 1984-1988, Cullman (Alabama) Cullman Products Corporation, from 1988.

      Special advisor Governor Alabama on Economic Affairs, Montgomery, 1988. Board directors Anniston Federal Savings, Business Council Alabama.

    Membership

    Chairman board Calhoun County Chamber of C., 1987. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1951-1955. Member Association Home Appliance Manufacturers, Custom Roll Farmers Institute, National Association Metal Finishers, Name Plate Manufacturers Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf.

    Connections

    • Son of Clyde Neal and Frances Yost. Divorced; children: Cynthia, William, Jeffrey. Married Donna Jean Patrick, June 8, 1979.
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    Died October 19, 2009
    (aged 77)
    • 1957
      Marshall University
    • 1975
      Harvard University
    • 1957 - 1961
      Plant supervisor Kaiser Aluminum
    • 1961 - 1968
      regional sales manager, Harvey Aluminum
    • 1968 - 1972
      general sales manager, Phelps Dodge Aluminum
    • 1972 - 1978
      vice president, Consolidated Aluminum
    • 1972 - 1978
      group manager, Consolidated Aluminum
    • 1979 - 1984
      executive, vice president Phelps Dodge Copper
      Anniston, Alabama, United States
    • 1984 - 1988
      president, officer Lee Brass Company
    • 1984 - 1988
      chief executive, officer Lee Brass Company
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