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Aldrich Carl Bloomquist Edit Profile

sugar company executive

Aldrich Carl Bloomquist, American sugar company executive. Named Sugar Man of Year, 1977; recipient Alumni Achievement award Gustavus Adolphus College, 1978. Served with United States Navy, 1943-1945.

Background

Bloomquist, Aldrich Carl was born on March 20, 1921 in Willmar, Minnesota, United States. Son of Aldrich Albin Carl and Leola Hannah (France) Bloomquist.

Education

Bachelor, Gustavus Adolphus College, 1943.

Career

Editorial staff Mankato (Minnesota) Free Press, 1946-1949. Sales staff Jostens, Owatonna, Minnesota, 1949-1952, Brings Press, Minneapolis, 1952-1955. Regional manager Western Beet Sugar Producers, 1955-1962.

Executive secretary Red River Valley Sugarbeet Growers Association, 1962-1972. Vice president public affairs American Crystal Sugar Company, Moorhead, Minnesota, since 1972.

Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1943-1945.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Collecting stamps.

Connections

Married Meredith May Scheid, December 24, 1943.

father:
Aldrich Albin Carl Bloomquist

mother:
Leola Hannah (France) Bloomquist

spouse:
Meredith May Scheid