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retail jewelry corporation executive

Ben Allen Lipshy, American retail jewelry corporation executive.

Background

Lipshy, Ben Allen was born on October 3, 1910 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States. Son of Julius and Ethel (Korman) Lipshy.

Education

Graduated from the high school.

Career

With, Zale Corporation, Dallas, 1926-1980;store manager, Amarillo, Texas, Zale Corporation, Dallas, 1934-1940;supervisor group stores, Zale Corporation, Dallas, 1940-1951;treasurer, Zale Corporation, Dallas, 1951-1957;president, Zale Corporation, Dallas, 1957-1971;Chairman of the Board, Zale Corporation, Dallas, 1971-1980;chairman emeritus, Zale Corporation, Dallas, 1980-1985. Board directors RepublicBank Corporation, Dallas.

Membership

Member Dallas Crime Commission, Dallas Citizens Council. Member Jewish Welfare Federation Dallas. Member retail advisory group University Texas.

Chairman of the Board University Medical Center, Inc. Board directors Dallas Community College District Foundation, World Trade Center, Dallas, Dallas chapter American Red Cross. Trustee National Jewish Hospital Denver.

National board directors National Conference of Christians and Jews. Member Columbian Country Club, Masons, Shriners.

Connections

Married Udys Weinstein, September 7, 1931. Children: Joy Lipshy Burk, Barbara Lipshy Marcus, Bruce Arlen.

father:
Julius Lipshy

mother:
Ethel (Korman) Lipshy

spouse:
Udys Weinstein

child:
Joy Lipshy Burk Lipshy

child:
Barbara Lipshy Marcus Lipshy

child:
Bruce Arlen Lipshy