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Norman A. Rautiola

Norman A. Rautiola, American manufacturing executive. Achievements include patents in field. Board of control Michigan Technology University, Houghton, Michigan, 2002—2008; Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ).

Background

  • Rautiola, Norman A. was born on August 6, 1932 in Hancock, Michigan, United States. Son of Arnold and Irene Rautiola.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Metal Engineering, Michigan Technology University, 1954. Master of Business Administration, George Washington University, 1960.

    Career

    • Engineering officer United States Air Force, Hamilton Air Force Base, California, 1954—1956. Senior patent examiner United States Patent Office, Washington, 1957—1960. Patent development manager Texas Instruments, Dallas, 1960—1965.

      Assistant to president Bunker Ramo Corporation, Canoga Park, California, 1965—1966. Director, corporation development Sparton Corporation, Jackson, Michigan, 1966—1968. President Nartron Corporation, Reed City, since 1968.

      Founder, chairman Smart Power Systems Inc., Sylvan Lake, since 1986. Director Smart Power Systems Inc., Sylvan Lake, Michigan, since 1985, Nartron Corporation, Reed City, Michigan, since 1968. Chairman Nonometal LLC, Birmingham, Michigan, since 2004.

      Captain United States Air Force, 1954-1968.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents in field.

    Membership

    Board of control Michigan Technology University, Houghton, Michigan, 2002—2008. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ).

    Connections

    • Married Sarah-Binah Rautiola, December 5, 1997. Children: Jeffrey, Jordan, Leijona, Niikolas, Ari.
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    Born August 6, 1932
    • 1954
      Michigan Technology University
    • 1960
      George Washington University
    • 1954 - 1956
      Engineer, engineering officer United States Air Force
      California, United States
    • 1957 - 1960
      senior, patent examiner United States Patent Office
      Washington, United States
    • 1960 - 1965
      patent development manager, Texas Instruments
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1965 - 1966
      assistant, to president Bunker Ramo Corporation
      Canoga Park, California, United States
    • 1966 - 1968
      director
      Jackson, Mississippi, United States
    • 1968
      president, Nartron Corporation
      Reed City, Michigan, United States
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