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Charles Foster Brown

steel company executive

Charles Foster Brown, American steel company executive.

Background

Brown, Charles Foster was born on July 21, 1917 in Schenectady. Son of Charles Foster and Olive (Midland) Brown.

Education

Student Union College, 1936-1940, Harvard Business School, 1940-1942.

Career

With Ceco Steel Products Corporation, Chicago, since 1946, beginning as general office manager, successively assistant to president, vice president, 1946-1956, executive vice president, 1956-1960, president, 1960-1964, vice Chairman of the Board, since 1964. Home: 1133 Sheridan Road, Winnetka, Illinois Office: 5601 W. 26th St., Chicago 60650.

Connections

Married Alice J. Meyer, June 17, 1944. Children: Charles Foster III, Louis Meyer.

father:
Charles Foster Brown

mother:
Olive (Midland) Brown

spouse:
Alice J. Meyer

children:
Charles Foster III Brown

Louis Meyer Brown