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William B. Glen

William B. Glen, chemical plastics industry executive. Chairman building committee Calvin Presbyterian Church, Cumberland, Rhode Island, 1971-1974, also elder/trustee; decon 1st. Presbyterian Church Fullerton, 1981-1983, elder, since 1984. Served with C.E., United States Army, 1952-1954. Member American Chemical Society, Society Plastics Engineers, National Association Purchasing Managers.

Background

  • Glen, William B. was born on August 13, 1932 in Providence. Son of William F. and Rosanna (Boulay) Glen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Chemistry, Brown University, 1958.

    Career

    • Chemist CPL Corporation, East Providence, Rhode Island, 1958-1966. Plant manager, purchasing manager Engineered Yarns Inc., Conventry, 1966-1975. General manager Oxford Mills, Compton, California, 1975-1977.

      Director purchasing United Foam Corporation, 1970-1985. Manager purchasing and traffic Petrolite Corporation, from 1985. Consultant in polyvinlyn chloride and polyurethane, since 1975.

    Membership

    Chairman building committee Calvin Presbyterian Church, Cumberland, Rhode Island, 1971-1974, also elder/trustee. Decon 1st. Presbyterian Church Fullerton, 1981-1983, elder, since 1984. Served with C.E., United States Army, 1952-1954.

    Member American Chemical Society, Society Plastics Engineers, National Association Purchasing Managers.

    Connections

    • Married Joan B. Ellis, April 11, 1964. Children: Douglas S., Laura J.
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    Born August 13, 1932
    Died October 1, 2007
    (aged 75)
    • 1958
      Brown University
    • 1958 - 1966
      Chemist, CPL Corporation
      East Providence, Rhode Island, United States
    • 1966 - 1975
      plant manager, Engineered Yarns Incorporated
    • 1966 - 1975
      purchasing manager, Engineered Yarns Incorporated
    • 1970 - 1985
      director, purchasing United Foam Corporation
    • 1975 - 1977
      general manager, Oxford Mills
      Compton, California, United States