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aircraft manufacturer executive

Austin Rising, American aircraft manufacturer executive. Certified Marketing Executive.

Background

Rising, Austin was born on September 11, 1918 in New York City. Son of Henry Austin and Anna Catherine (Wasserman) Rising.

Education

Bachelor of Science, New York University, 1941.

Career

Vice president sales OA Sutton Corporation, Wichita, 1945-1954. General manager, air coordinator and ranges Radio Corporation of America/Whirlpool Corporation, Camden, New Jersey, 1954-1957, Benton Harbor, Michigan, 1954-1957. Vice president marketing York division Borg Warner Corporation, York, Pennsylvania, 1957-1962.

Vice president Beech Aircraft Corporation, Wichita, 1962-1983. Principal Austin Rising Business Conference General Aviation, Tampa, Florida, from 1984.

Achievements

  • Certified Marketing Executive.

Membership

Board directors Area Agency on Aging, 1989. Member president council University South Florida. Board fellows University Tampa.

Lieutenant (senior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Sales and Marketing Executives, Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce, Retired Officers Association (board directors 1989), Sons of the American Revolution, Descendents of Washington's Army of Valley Forge, Laurel Ridge Country Club, Masons, National Sojourners.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Flying, golf.

Connections

Married Arline vonderLieth, June 20, 1942. Children: Janice Arline Rising Yetke, Walter Austin Rising.

father:
Henry Austin Rising

mother:
Anna Catherine (Wasserman) Rising

spouse:
Arline vonderLieth

child:
Janice Arline Rising Yetke Rising

child:
Walter Austin Rising