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Food products executive

Charles Morrison Waite, American Food company executive. Served to First lieutenant United States Air Force, 1955-1957. Member Zeta Psi.

Background

Waite, Charles Morrison was born on October 1, 1932 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Norman and Lavinia M. (Fyke) Waite.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1954;Master of Business Administration, Harvard, 1958.

Career

Manager planning and analysis, Standard Fruit & Steamship Company, New Orleans, 1958-1962;vice president, executive vice president, Standard Fruit & Steamship Company, 1969-1972;director, Standard Fruit & Steamship Company, 1972-1976;division manager, Standard Fruit Company, La Ceiba, Honduras, 1962-1969;director, Standard Fruit Tropical Charities, Inc., 1970-1976;senior vice president, Castle & Cooke, Inc., Honolulu, 1972-1976;executive vice president, Castle & Cooke Foods, San Francisco, 1974-1976;president, United Fruit Company, Boston, 1976-1977;senior vice president, United Brands Company, Boston, 1976-1977;president, Genoa Packing Company, Boston, 1977-1978;president, Catelli Foods, Inc., 1979-1990;president, Howard Foods Inc., Danvers, Massachusetts, since 1990;also board directors, Howard Foods Inc., Danvers, Massachusetts. Board directors Rock of Ages Corporation, Barre, Vermont, Swenson Granite Company, Concord, N.H.

Membership

Served to 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1955-1957. Member Zeta Psi. Clubs: Harvard (Boston).

Connections

Married Barbara Chowning Wham, August 21, 1954. Children: Susan R., Charles M., John B., David T.

father:
Norman Waite

mother:
Lavinia M. (Fyke) Waite

spouse:
Barbara Chowning Wham

child:
Susan R. Waite

child:
Charles M. Waite

child:
John B. Waite

child:
David T. Waite