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business executive.

Arthur Michael Wirtz, business executive. award Chicago Boys’ Clubs, 1977. member of the board Metropolitan Fair and Exposition.; Member Hockey Hall of Fame.

Background

Wirtz, Arthur Michael was born on January 23, 1901 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Frederick C. and Leona (Miller) Wirtz.

Education

Founder, chairman, chief Executive officer Wirtz Corporation (realtors), Chicago. Founder, chairman, chief Executive officer Consolidated Enterprises, Inc., Chicago, also an officer, director controlled and affiliated companies. Chairman, chief Executive officer Chicago Milwaukee Corporation.

Chairman Griggs-Cooper & Company, Inc., St. Paul, Rathjen, San Francisco. Chairman 1st National Bank of South Miami, Florida, Chicago Stadium Corporation, Chicago Blackhawk Hockey Team, Inc. Founder, Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer Wirtz Prodns.

Inc. (international ice shows). Chairman Standard Theatres, Inc., Milwaukee. Director Longhorn Liquors, Inc., Arlington, Texas.

Career

Officer Wirtz Corporation (realtors), Chgo. Officer Consol; officer Chgo. Officer Wirtz Prodns.

Director Longhorn Liquors, Inc., Arlington, Tex. Operators McCormick Pl.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Authority

    • operators McCormick Place Chicago. Trustee, president Chicago Urban Transportation Dist.

Membership

Member of the board Metropolitan Fair and Exposition. Member Hockey Hall of Fame. Clubs: Knollwood Country.

Connections

Married Virginia Wadsworth, March 1, 1926. Children: Cynthia, William, Arthur Michael, Elizabeth V. Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan.

father:
Frederick C. Wirtz

mother:
Leona (Miller) Wirtz

spouse:
Virginia Wadsworth

child:
Cynthia Wirtz

child:
William Wirtz

child:
Arthur Michael Wirtz

child:
Elizabeth V. Bachelor of Arts Wirtz

child:
U. Mich Wirtz