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Robert Francis McRae

Robert Francis McRae, American apparel company executive. Served with United States Air Force, 1950-1952. Member Southwest Apparel Textile Manufacturers (president 1980-1981, officer, director 1975-1982).

Background

  • McRae, Robert Francis was born on July 16, 1932 in Brockton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Frank Harold and Helen Elizabeth (Sheehan) McRae.

  • Education

    • Student, University Texas, 1955. Bachelor, University San Francisco, 1980.

    Career

    • Director inventory management jeanswear division Levi Strauss Company, San Francisco, 1969-1971, general merchandise manager jeanswear division, 1971-1973. Vice president international marketing, 1974-1976. President Asia/Pacific division, 1976-1978.

      President Canada division, 1978-1981. Assistant general manager European division Brussels, 1973-1974. President Brittania Sportswear, Seattle, 1981-1982, Texas Apparel Company, El Paso, 1983-1985.

      Executive vice president Izod-Lacoste Youthwear, Incorporated, New York York City, 1985-1988.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served with United States Air Force, 1950-1952. Member Southwest Apparel Textile Manufacturers (president 1980-1981, officer, director 1975-1982). Clubs: Toastmasters (president Novato, California chapter 1968-1969).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, skiing, art.

    Connections

    • Married Nola Grace Boyd, October 10, 1954. Children: Robert F. Junior, Kelly Ann, Brian E., Kevin M.
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    Died July 20, 2001
    (aged 69)
    • 1955
      University Texas
    • 1980
      University San Francisco
    • 1969 - 1971
      Director, inventory management jeanswear division Levi Strauss Company
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1973 - 1974
      assistant, general manager European division Brussels
    • 1974 - 1976
      vice president, international marketing
    • 1976 - 1978
      president, Asia/Pacific division
    • 1978 - 1981
      president, Canada division
    • 1981 - 1982
      president, Brittania Sportswear
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1983 - 1985
      president, Brittania Sportswear
      El Paso, Texas, United States
    • 1985 - 1988
      executive, vice president Izod-Lacoste Youthwear
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