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Robert Lewis Herman

Robert Lewis Herman, American cork company executive. Commander C.E. Corps, United States Naval Reserve, 1949-1953. Member New Jersey Manufacturers Association, Naval Reserve Association, United States Chamber of Commerce, Navy League Club, Columbia University Club, Princeton Club (New York City).

Background

  • Herman, Robert Lewis was born on July 16, 1927 in New York City. Son of National W. and Ruth (Stockton) Herman. He died on November 8, 2016.

  • Education

    • AB, Columbia University, New York City, 1948. Bachelor of Science, Columbia University, New York City, 1949.

    Career

    • Vice president Joseph Samuels & Sons, Inc., Whippany, New Jersey, 1953-1962. President Dependable Cork Company, Inc., Morristown, since 1962. Senior chairman Amorim Industrial Solutions, Inc., Trevor, Wisconsin, since 1999.

      Board directors Concorco LDA, Lisbon, Portugal, Oporto, Portugal, Amorim Industrial Solutions, LDA, Oporto, Portugal.

    Works

    • Inventor Corticiera natural cork wallcovering.

    Membership

    Commander Civil Engineer Corps, United States Naval Reserve, 1949-1953. Member New Jersey Manufacturers Association, Naval Reserve Association, United States Chamber of Commerce, Navy League Club, Columbia University Club, Princeton Club (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Phyllis Samuels 1949. Children: Candia Ruth, William Neal. Married Susan Volper, December 1966.
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    Born July 16, 1927
    • 1948
      Columbia University
    • 1949
      Columbia University
    • 1953 - 1962
      Vice president, Joseph Samuels & Sons
      Whippany, New Jersey, United States
    • 1962
      president, Dependable Cork Company
      Morristown, New Jersey, United States

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    William Herman

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