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Edmund Bacon B. Fitzgerald

Edmund Bacon Fitzgerald, American electronics executive. Named Man of Year, Milwaukee Junior Chamber of C., 1956. Captain United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1946, 51-52. Member National Electrical Manufacturers Association (president 1968).

Background

  • Fitzgerald, Edmund Bacon was born on February 5, 1926 in Milwaukee. Son of Edmund and Elizabeth (Bacon) Fitzgerald.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University Michigan, 1946.

    Career

    • With Cutler-Hammer, Inc., Milwaukee, 1946-1978, vice president in charge engineering, 1959-1961, administrative vice president, 1961-1963, president, Chief Executive Officer, 1964-1969, chairman, chief executive officer, 1969-1978. Vice chairman Eaton Corporation, Cleveland, 1978-1979. Managing director Hampshire Associates, Milwaukee, 1979-1980.

      President, director Northern Telecom, Inc., Nashville, 1980-1982. President Northern Telecom Ltd., 1982-1984, chairman board directors Mississauga, 1985-1990. Managing director Woodmont Associates, Nashville, since 1990.

      Adjunct professor management Vanderbilt University, Nashville, since 1990. Former chairman, board directors Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club, Inc. Former chairman Committee for Economic Development.

      Member President's National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee.

    Membership

    Captain United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1946, 51-52. Member National Electrical Manufacturers Association (president 1968).

    Connections

    • Married Elisabeth McKee Christensen, September 6, 1947. Children: Karen, Kathleen, Edmund Greer, Rogers Christensen.
    • father: Edmund Fitzgerald
    • mother: Elizabeth (Bacon) Fitzgerald
    • spouse: Elisabeth McKee Christensen
    • children: Karen Fitzgerald
    • Kathleen Fitzgerald
    • Edmund Greer Fitzgerald
    • Rogers Christensen Fitzgerald
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    Born February 5, 1926
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    • 1946
      University Michigan
    • 1946 - 1978
      With Cutler-Hammer
      Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1978 - 1979
      vice chairman, Eaton Corporation
      Cleveland, Ohio, United States
    • 1979 - 1980
      managing director, Hampshire Associates
      Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1980 - 1982
      president, Northern Telecom
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1980 - 1982
      director, Northern Telecom
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1990
      managing director, Woodmont Associates
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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