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Gordon Erwin Allen

Gordon Erwin Allen, American apparel company executive. Served with United States Army Air Force, 19744-46. Member American Apparel Manufacturers Association (chairman).

Background

  • Allen, Gordon Erwin was born on February 4, 1926 in Whitinsville, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George R. and Margaret (Gibson) Allen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Brown University, 1950.

    Career

    • Various postitions in sales and merchandising Arrow Company, 1950-1968. Vice president marketing Alatex, Inc., 1969-1970, president, 1971-1975. Executive vice president Cluett, Peabody & Company, Incorporated, New York York City, 1975-1978, president, since 1979.

      Director City Federal Savings & Loan Association. Member advisory board Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Served with United States Army Air Force, 19744-46. Member American Apparel Manufacturers Association (chairman).

    Connections

    • Married Sally Sprague, September 15, 1951. Children: Janet, Judith, Betsy.
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    • 1950
      Brown University
    • 1950 - 1968
      Various postitions in sales and merchandising Arrow Company
    • 1969 - 1970
      vice president, marketing Alatex
    • 1975 - 1978
      executive, vice president Cluett