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marketing executive

Brian Edward Barents, American marketing executive. Colonel Air National Guard, since 1966. Member General Aviation Manufacturers Association.

Background

Barents, Brian Edward was born on January 2, 1944 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Gabriel H. and Blanche E. (Sherinian) Barents.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, Western Michigan University, 1966. Postgraduate, University Michigan, 1968. Graduate, United States Air Force Air War College, 1967.

Career

Assistant buyer, General Motors Corporation, Detroit, 1965-1967; regional sales manager, General Motors Corporation, Detroit, 1967-1970; regional director, Honeywell Information, Detroit, 1970-1976; senior vice president marketing, Cessna Aircraft Company, Wichita, Kansas, from 1976; with, Toyota Motor Sales United States of America, Inc., Torrance, California, 1987-1989; president, chief Executive officer, Learjet, Inc., Wichita, Kansas, since 1989; also board directors, Learjet, Inc., Wichita, Kansas.

Membership

Colonel Air National Guard, since 1966. Member General Aviation Manufacturers Association.

Connections

Married Barbara Ann Harris, December 29, 1972. Children: Kimberly Ann, Jennifer Catherine.

father:
Gabriel H. Barents

mother:
Blanche E. (Sherinian) Barents

spouse:
Barbara Ann Harris

child:
Jennifer Catherine Barents

child:
Kimberly Ann Barents