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James William Massick

James William Massick, American heavy equipment manufacturing company executive.


  • Massick, James William was born on January 19, 1932. Son of Peter James and Annetta Jean (Dormaier) Massick.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Washington, 1954. Master of Business Administration, University of California at Los Angeles, 1966.


    • Construction engineer Kaiser Engineers, Oakland, California, 1957—1958. Construction manager The Boeing Company, Seattle, 1959—1962. Project manager Ralph M. Parsons Company, Los Angeles, 1962—1965.

      Engineering manager Weyerhauser Company, Tacoma, 1965-1968. Operations manager Western Gear Corporation, Everett, 1968-1970. President Truckweld Corporation and subsidiary, Seattle, since 1970.

      Director Truckweld Corporation, Truckweld Utilities, Inc., Puget Sound Lease Company, Pacific Northwest Utility & Supply Company. Director emeritus Pacific Air Lines, Air West, Hughes Air West, The Budd Corporation, Borg Warner Acceptance Corporation. Served with United States Navy, 1950-1957.


    • Patentee in field.


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Associate chairman United Nations Concert and Dinner, Washington, 1975-1992. Active National United Nations Day Committee, New York City, 1977-1995. Member Young President's Organization.

    Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Society of America Military Engineers, Seattle Chamber of C., Municipal League, Chosen Few, Overlake Golf and Country Club, The Harbor Club, The Lakes Club, Theta Delta Chi.


    • Married Joyce Allair Puckey, April 7, 1973. Children: Scott, Christopher (deceased), Kit, Timothy, Nina, Sally, John, Jill.
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    Born January 19, 1932
    • 1954
      University Washington
    • 1966
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1957 - 1958
      Construction engineer, Kaiser Engineers
      Oakland, Tennessee, United States
    • 1959 - 1962
      construction manager, The Boeing Company
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1962 - 1965
      project manager, Ralph M. Parsons Company
    • 1965 - 1968
      engineer, engineering manager Weyerhauser Company
      Tacoma, Washington, United States
    • 1968 - 1970
      operations manager, Western Gear Corporation
      Everett, Washington, United States
    • 1970
      president, Truckweld Corporation and subsidiary
      Seattle, Washington, United States