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Robert Fletcher Stewart

Robert Fletcher Stewart, American corporate executive. Patentee in field. Trustee Worcester (Massachusetts) Polytechnic Institute Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1945-1946.

Background

  • Stewart, Robert Fletcher was born on August 6, 1927 in Gardner, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Arlington K. and Edith (Fletcher) Stewart.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 1950. Doctor of Engineering (honorary), Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 1978. Postgraduate, Babson Institute Business Administration, 1951.

      Postgraduate, Boston University Graduate School Business, 1958.

    Career

    • President Royal Typewriter Company division Litton Industries, Inc., Hartford, Connecticut, 1969-1970. Group executive machine tool systems group, corporation vice president Litton Industries, Inc., 1970-1971. President industrial products group, corporation vice president Rockwell International Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1971-1975.

      Senior vice president strategic planning, grouphead Flight Systems Group, United Technologies Corporation, Hartford, 1975-1978. President Arlen Realty & Development Corporation, 1978-1979. Senior vice president corporation planning and development IC Industries Inc., Chicago, 1979-1982, executive vice president, director, 1982-1984, senior executive vice president, director, 1984-1987.

    Major achievements

    • Patentee in field.

    Membership

    Trustee Worcester (Massachusetts) Polytechnic Institute Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1945-1946.

    Connections

    • Married Joan Marshall, June 23, 1951. Children– Carolyn, Eleanor.
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    Died December 6, 1987
    (aged 60)
    • 1950
      Worcester Polytechnic Institute
    • 1978
      Worcester Polytechnic Institute
    • 1951
      Babson Institute Business Administration
    • 1958
      Boston University Graduate School Business
    • 1969 - 1970
      President, Royal Typewriter Company division Litton Industries
      Hartford, Connecticut, United States
    • 1970 - 1971
      group executive, Litton Industries
    • 1970 - 1971
      corporation vice president, Litton Industries
    • 1971 - 1975
      president, Rockwell International Corporation
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1971 - 1975
      corporation vice president, Rockwell International Corporation
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1975 - 1978
      senior, Flight Systems Group
      Hartford, Connecticut, United States
    • 1975 - 1978
      grouphead, Flight Systems Group
      Hartford, Connecticut, United States
    • 1978 - 1979
      president, Arlen Realty & Development Corporation
    • 1979 - 1982
      senior, vice president corporation planning and development IC Industries Incorporated
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
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