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George Lucian Nowicki

George Lucian Nowicki was American chemical company executive. Registered professional engineer, New York, Pennsylvania.


  • Nowicki, George Lucian was born on December 4, 1926 in Rutherford, New Jersey, United States. Son of Justin Nowicki.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, City College of New York, 1949. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, New York University, 1956.


    • Chemist Ideal Toy Company, New York City, 1949. Chemical engineer Brooklyn Union Gas Company, 1949-1950, Sonotone Corporation, Elmsford, New York, 1950-1952. Department head Burroughs Wellcome Company, Tuckahoe, 1952-1970.

      Vice president manufacturing Quaker Chemical Corporation, Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, 1970-1979, vice president domestic operations, 1984-1989, retired, 1989. President Selby Batersby Company, Philadelphia, 1979-1981. Managing director Quaker Chemical Holland BV, Uithoorn, The Netherlands, 1981-1984.

      Chairman board Overdale Corporation, Alsip, Illinois, 1987-1989, Quaker Chemical Canada Ltd., Toronto, 1985-1989. With United States Navy, 1944-1946, World War II.

    Major achievements

    • Registered professional engineer, New York, Pennsylvania.


    President Central School District 7, Hartsdale, New York, 1960-1969, Westchester County School Boards Association, White Plains, New York, 1965. Board directors Suburban General Hospital, Norristown, Pennsylvania, 1986. Member governing board Vermont Common Cause, 1993-2004.

    Board directors Martha Canfield Library., Arlington, Vermont, 1994-2000. Counselor Service Corps Retired Executives, 1993-1995. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, Manufacturers Association Delaware Valley (board directors 1987-1989).



    Swimming, skiing, video photography, stamps.


    • Married Mary Elisabeth Baker, August 30, 1947. Children: Barbara, Peter, Paul, James.
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    Died September 18, 2006
    (aged 79)
    • 1949
      City College of New York
    • 1956
      New York University
    • 1949
      Chemist, Ideal Toy Company
    • 1949 - 1950
      chemical engineer, Brooklyn Union Gas Company
    • 1950 - 1952
      chemical engineer, Brooklyn Union Gas Company
      Elmsford, New York, United States
    • 1952 - 1970
      department head, Burroughs Wellcome Company
      Tuckahoe, New York, United States
    • 1970 - 1979
      vice president, manufacturing Quaker Chemical Corporation
      Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1979 - 1981
      president, Selby Batersby Company
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1981 - 1984
      managing director, Quaker Chemical Holland BV
      Uithoorn, Utrecht, Netherlands, Netherlands
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