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engineering executive

Benedict Philip Rosen, American engineering executive. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Background

Rosen, Benedict Philip was born on April 20, 1936 in Georgetown, South Carolina, United States. Son of Sylvan Lowenthal and Erma (Levkoff) Rosen.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1958.

Career

Engineer, Sprague Elec. Company, North Adams, Massachusetts, 1958-1961;special project engineer, Sprague Elec. Company, North Adams, Massachusetts, 1961-1962;manager filter development, Sprague Elec.

Company, North Adams, Massachusetts, 1963-1971;plant manager, Aerovox, North Adams, Massachusetts, 1972;vice president general manager, AVX Corporation, Branton, Massachusetts, 1972-1974;senior vice president, AVX Corporation, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina., 1975-1982;executive vice president, AVX Corporation, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina., 1983-1989;president, AVX Corporation, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina., 1990-1992;president, Chief Executive Officer, AVX Corporation, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina., since 1993.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, travel, reading.

Connections

Married Bernice Wekstein, February 2, 1958. Children: Andrew, Greg, Heidi.

father:
Sylvan Lowenthal Rosen

mother:
Erma (Levkoff) Rosen

spouse:
Bernice Wekstein

children:
Andrew Rosen

Greg Rosen

Heidi Rosen