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Cecil Clifford Brake

diversified manufacturing executive

Cecil Clifford Brake was American diversified manufacturing executive.

Background

Brake, Cecil Clifford was born on November 14, 1932 in Ystrad, Mynach, Wales. Came to the United States, 1967. Son of Leonard James and Ivy Gertrude (Berry) Brake.

Education

Chartered engineer; Bachelor of Science in Engineering, University Wales, 1954. Master of Science, Cranfield Institute, Bedford, England, 1957. Graduate Advanced Management Program, Harvard University School Business, 1985.

Career

Manager research and development Schrader Fluid Power, Wake Forest, North Carolina, 1968-1970, engineering manager, 1970-1975. Managing director Schrader United Kingdom Fluid Power, 1975-1977. Vice president, general manager Schrader International, 1977-1978.

Group vice president Schrader Bellows, Fluid Power, Akron, Ohio, 1978-1982. Executive vice president Scovill, Inc., Waterbury, Connecticut, 1982-1986. President Yale Security, Inc. subsidiary Scovill, Inc.

Group executive Eagle Industries, Inc., Chicago, since 1986. Retired, 1997

Chief operating officer Mansfield (Ohio) Plumbing Products Inc., Hart and Cooley Inc., Holland, Michigan, Caron International, Inc., Rochelle, Illinois, Caron International, Inc., Rochelle, Illinois, Chemineer Inc., Dayton, Ohio, Pulsafeeder Inc., Rochester, New York, Clevaflex Inc., Cleveland, Equality Specialties Incorporated, New York York City, De Vilbiss Company, Toledo, Hill Refrigeration, Trenton, New Jersey, Air-Maze Corporation, Bedford Heights, Ohio, Burns Aerospace Corporation, Winston Salem, North Carolina, Atlantic Industries, Inc., Nutley, New Jersey, Stimsonite Products, Niles, Illinois. Partner, owner Prince of Wales Inc.

Board directors CFI Industries.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, golf.

Connections

Married Vera Morris, August 14, 1954. Children– Stephen John, Richard Colin, Vanessa Elaine.