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George Herman Hartmann

George Herman Hartmann was American manufacturing executive.

Background

  • Hartmann, George Herman was born on November 6, 1927 in New York City. Son of Herman George Dietrich and Margaret Bertha (Winkler) Hartmann.

  • Education

    • AB cum laude, Dartmouth College, 1949. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Dartmouth College, 1950.

    Career

    • With General Electric Company, 1950-1970. Vice president manufacturing General Signal Corporation, 1970-1971. Executive vice president, then president General Electric Espanola, 1971-1974.

      President Davol Company (subsidiary International Paper Company), 1975-1978, corporation vice president human resources, then vice president materials, 1979-1980. Private investor, 1980-1981. Group vice president Textron Inc., Providence, 1981-1992.

      Retired, 1992.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Independent

    Membership

    Trustee Rhode Island Council Economic Education, 1977, vice chairman 1983-1992. Trustee American School, Bilbao, Spain, 1972-1974, chairman, 1973-1974. Trustee Joint Council Economic Education, 1986-1991, National Security Industrial Association, 1988-1992, Calvin K. Kazanjian Economics Foundation, Inc., 1996-2009.

    Zoning board member Lyme, New Hampshire, since 2002, chairman 2004-2006. United States delegate North Atlantic Treaty Organization Industrial Advisory Group, 1989-1992. Member advisory committee Lebanon (New Hampshire) Airport, 2000-2007, vice chairman, 2005-2006.

    Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1955-1960. Member National Association of Manufacturers (director 1977-1980), New Hampshire/Vermont Visiting Nurse/Hospice Association (trustee since 2007), Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce (director 1977-1978), Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce (director 1976-1978), New York Yacht Club, Cruising Club American (Parkinson Memorial Trophy for Transoceanic Passage 1993, 97).

    Connections

    • Married Anne Katharine Hartmann, July 9, 1960. Children: Michael George, Steven Herman, Katharine Margaret, Elizabeth Anne.
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    Born November 6, 1927
    • 1949
      Dartmouth College
    • 1950
      Dartmouth College
    • 1950 - 1970
      With General Electric Company
    • 1970 - 1971
      vice president, manufacturing General Signal Corporation
    • 1971 - 1974
      executive, General Electric Company Espanola
    • 1971 - 1974
      then president, General Electric Company Espanola
    • 1980 - 1981
      private investor
    • 1981 - 1992
      group vice president, Textron Incorporated
      Providence, Rhode Island, United States
    • 1992
      retired
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