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Charles Roudane

metal and plastic products company executive

Charles Roudane, American metal and plastic products company executive. With Army of the United States, 1945-1946. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Management Association (past trustee, chairman marketing council, member international council, elected to Inaugural Wall of Fame 1978), Chicago President Association, Newcomen Society Great Britain.

Background

Roudane, Charles was born on July 16, 1927 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Rudolph and Irene (Warner) Roudane.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Tulane University, 1950.

Career

General manager Master division Koehring Company, Chicago, 1955-1967. General sales manager Wilton Corporation, Schiller Park, 1967—1970. Director marketing Flexonics division Universal Oil Products Inc., Bartlett, 1970—1973, vice president, general manager division, 1973—1983.

President, Chief Executive Officer, Resistoflex Company division Crane Company, Marion, North Carolina, 1983—1993. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, ASMCorp., Chicago, 1993—2004. Board directors Center Industrial Marketing Planning, Inc., PowRhouse Products, Inc.

Membership

With Army of the United States, 1945-1946. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Management Association (past trustee, chairman marketing council, member international council, elected to Inaugural Wall of Fame 1978), Chicago President Association, Newcomen Society Great Britain.

Connections

Married Orient Fox, August 20, 1948. Children: Mark, Matthew.