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industrial executive

Arthur Brody, Industrial executive. Patentee in field.

Background

Brody, Arthur was born on June 30, 1920 in Newark. Son of Samuel A. and Ruth (Marder) Brody.

Education

Student, Columbia University, 1939-1942.

Career

Organizer, operator Library Service, 1940-1942. Executive buyer L. Bamberger & Company, Newark, 1942-1943. Chairman Brodart Company, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 1946—2004, BDI Investment Corporation, San Diego, 1983—2007, Tura Inc., Lake Success, New York, 1989—2008.

Past member advisory panel study on libraries and industry National Advisory Committee on Libraries. Past president Friends of New Jersey Libraries.

Achievements

  • Patentee in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee in field.

Membership

Past trustee Newark Symphony Hall., Center for Book, Library. of Congress, Los Angeles County Library. Foundation, Friends of Library. United States of America, San Diego Community Foundation.

Past commissioner San Diego Public Library. Board directors Burnham Cancer Institute, University California-San Diego Foundation, University California-San Diego Library. Advisory; member advisory board University California-San Diego Library.

With Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Member San Diego Yacht Club, Rancho Sante Fe Golf Club, Masons, Shriners. Past member American Library Association, National Education Association.

Connections

Married Sophie Mark, March 5, 1944. Children: Janice, Donald.

father:
Samuel A. Brody

mother:
Ruth (Marder) Brody

spouse:
Sophie Mark

child:
Donald Brody

child:
Janice Brody