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Robert Theodore Galkin

Robert Theodore Galkin, American company executive. Recipient Williams award for outstanding contributions to Brown University.

Background

  • Galkin, Robert Theodore was born on September 18, 1926 in Providence. Son of Athur Sherman and Shirley (Mann) Galkin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Brown University, 1949. Postgraduate, Oxford University, 1950.

    Career

    • Sales manager Natco Products Corporation, West Warwick, Rhode Island, 1949-1960. Vice president Natco Products, 1960-1975, president, 1975-1994. Chairman board, since 1994.

      President Natco Home Fashions, since 1994, Norwood Development Corporation, since 1965, Valley Industries, since 1970, Valley Hydro, since 1984, Arctic Development, since 1965, New England Warehouse Company, since 1984, Non-Player Character South, Dalton and Chatsworth, Georgia, 1985. Active development of low power hydroelectric in Rhode Island, leader in recycling industry, Rhode Island, Georgia, since 1975.

    Membership

    City council Good Government Candidate, Cranston, 1956. Member advisory board Bryant College Institute Family Enterprise. With United States Navy, 1944-1945.

    Member Naval War College Association, Ledgemont Country Club, Goat Island Yacht Club, Brown Club, Rhode Island Commodores., President's Circuit Brown University, University Club.

    Connections

    • Married Wini Blacher, November 2, 1952. Children: Ellen Lee Kenner, Jane S. Litner, Debra L. Krim.
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    Born September 18, 1926
    • 1949
      Brown University
    • 1950
      Oxford University
    • 1949 - 1960
      Sales manager, Natco Products Corporation
      West Warwick, Rhode Island, United States
    • 1965
      president, Natco Home Fashions
    • 1965
      president, Natco Home Fashions
    • 1970
      president, Natco Home Fashions
    • 1984
      president, Natco Home Fashions
    • 1984
      president, Natco Home Fashions
    • 1985
      president, Natco Home Fashions
      Georgia
    • 1994
      chairman, board
    • 1994
      president, Natco Home Fashions
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