logo logo

Marvin Burton Small

Marvin Burton Small was industrial chemicals company executive.

Background

  • Small, Marvin Burton was born on April 9, 1926 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Harry William and Janet (Udell) Small.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, 1950.

    Career

    • With Velsicol Chemicals Corporation, Chicago, 1950-1952, City Service Oil Corporation, Chicago, 1952-1954, Stauffer Chemicals, Chicago, 1954-1956, Big Ben Chemicals & Solvents (Ashland Oil), Chicago, 1956-1972, Great Lakes Solvents, Chicago, 1970-1972, EMCO, North Chicago, (ll., 1972-1978. Owner B&D Industrial Chemicals, Vernon Hills, Illinois, since 1978.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    President Brotherhood, Nroth Shore Congregation Israel. President Parents Club, Northern Illinois. President Jewish Chapel Council, Great Lakes Naval Training Center.

    Area chairman New Trier Republican Party. Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member Chicago Drug and Chemical Society, Society Cosmetic Chemists, Chicago Hide and Leather Association, American Industrial Hygiene Association, Chicago Perfumery, Soap and Extract Association (president), Chicago Printing Ink Production Club (president).

    Personality

    Interests

    Shooting.

    Connections

    • Married Marion Isabel Greenwald, August 21, 1949 (divorced August 1981). Married Doris Emil Malecek, November 21, 1982. Children: Richard, Ronald, Davida, Pamela, William, Deborah.
    See on larger map
    • 1950
      Illinois Institute of Technology
    • 1950 - 1952
      With Velsicol Chemicals Corporation
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1952 - 1954
      With Velsicol Chemicals Corporation
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1954 - 1956
      With Velsicol Chemicals Corporation
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1956 - 1972
      With Velsicol Chemicals Corporation
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1970 - 1972
      With Velsicol Chemicals Corporation
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1972 - 1978
      With Velsicol Chemicals Corporation
      North Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1978
      owner B&D Industrial Chemicals
      Vernon Hills, Illinois, United States