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Kenneth Michael Miller

Kenneth Michael Miller, American electronics executive, director. Recipient Job Makers award Manufacturers Association Bridgeport, 1963.

Background

  • Miller, Kenneth Michael was born on November 20, 1921 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Matthew and Tillie (Otto) Miller.

  • Education

    • Student, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1941. Student, University of California at Los Angeles, 1961.

    Career

    • Electronics engineer Rauland Corporation, Chicago, 1941-1948. General manager Lear, Inc., Santa Monica, California, 1948-1959. Vice president, general manager Motorola Aviation Electronics, Inc., Culver City, 1959-1960.

      Vice president, general manager instrument division Daystrom, Inc., Los Angeles, 1961. General manager metrics division Singer Company, Los Angeles and Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1962-1965. Vice president, general manager Lear Jet Corporation, 1965-1966.

      President, director Infonics, Inc., 1967-1968. Vice president, general manager Computer Industries, Inc., 1968-1969. Director operations, technical products group American Standard Corporation, McLean, Virginia.

      Vice president, general manager Wilcox Electrical division American Standard Corporation, Kansas City, Missouri, 1969-1971. President Wilcox Electrical, Inc. subsidiary Northrop Corporation, 1971-1972. Vice president, director World Wide Wilcox, Inc. subsidiary, McLean, 1971-1972.

      President, Chief Executive Officer, director Penril Corporation, Rockville, Maryland, 1973-1986. President K-M Miller & Associates, 1986—2010. Director George Mason Bank, NA, Washington, Palmer National Bank, Washington.

    Works

    • Member advisory board Washington Business Journal. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member regional planning council Community Mental Health Services, Bridgeport, 1964. Member Bridgeport Capital Fund Committee. Trustee Park City Hospital.

    Vice director Montgomery County Arts Council. Board directors University Bridgeport. Member Maryland State Committee High Technology.

    Fellow Radio Club American (director, Chairman grants-in-aid committee). Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, American Management Association, Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (life), Electronic Industries Association, Instrument Society of America (life), National Aeronautical Association, Society Non-Destructive Testing, Society Automotive Engineers, Air Force Association, American Radio Relay League (life), Amateur Satellite Corporation (life), American Defense Preparedness Association (life), Aeronautical Electrical Society (life), National Capital DX Association (president 1987-1988), Association Old Crows (life), Manufacturers Association Bridgeport (director), Bridgeport Engineering Institute, Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce (president 1964), Quarter Century Wireless Association (life, Distinguished Service award 1994), Society Wireless Pioneers, Rolling Hills Country Club (Wichita), Algonquin Club (Bridgeport).

    Connections

    • Married Dolores June Miller, January 16, 1943 (deceased December 1968). Children: Barbara Anne Reed, Nancy Jeanne Hathaway, Kenneth Michael, Roger Allan. Married Sally J. Ballingham, June 20, 1970 (deceased April 2002).
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    Born November 20, 1921
    Died March 24, 2010
    (aged 88)
    • 1941
      Illinois Institute of Technology
    • 1961
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1941 - 1948
      Electronics engineer, Rauland Corporation
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1948 - 1959
      general manager, Lear
      Santa Monica, California, United States
    • 1959 - 1960
      vice president, Motorola Aviation Electronics
      Culver City, California, United States
    • 1959 - 1960
      general manager, Motorola Aviation Electronics
      Culver City, California, United States
    • 1961
      vice president, instrument division Daystrom
    • 1961
      general manager, instrument division Daystrom
    • 1962 - 1965
      general manager, metrics division Singer Company
      Connecticut, United States
    • 1965 - 1966
      vice president, Lear Jet Corporation
    • 1965 - 1966
      general manager, Lear Jet Corporation
    • 1967 - 1968
      president, Infonics
    • 1967 - 1968
      director, Infonics
    • 1968 - 1969
      vice president, Computer Industries
    • 1968 - 1969
      general manager, Computer Industries
    • 1969 - 1971
      vice president, Wilcox Electrical division American Standard Corporation
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1969 - 1971
      general manager, Wilcox Electrical division American Standard Corporation
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1971 - 1972
      vice president, World Wide Wilcox
      Mclean, Virginia, United States
    • 1971 - 1972
      director, World Wide Wilcox
      Mclean, Virginia, United States
    • 1971 - 1972
      president, Wilcox Electrical
    • 1973 - 1986
      president, Penril Corporation
      Rockville, Maryland, United States
    • 1973 - 1986
      Chief Executive Officer, Penril Corporation
      Rockville, Maryland, United States
    • 1973 - 1986
      director, Penril Corporation
      Rockville, Maryland, United States
    • 1986 - 2010
      president, K-M Miller & Associates
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