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Charles W. Betz Edit Profile

Manufacturing company executive

Charles W. Betz, American Manufacturing company executive, retired. Board of directors Actors Theatre of St. Paul. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations; served to captain United States Air Force, 1951-1954.

Background

Betz, Charles W. was born on January 13, 1922 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John L. and Florence (Jayne) Betz.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Eastern Michigan University, 1954. Postgraduate, Wayne State University, 1956.

Career

Project engineer, Riley Stoker Corporation, 1946-1947; Project engineer, Tucker Corporation, 1947-1949; Project engineer, Kaiser-Frazer Corporation, 1950-1951; director research project, American Metal Products Company, 1954-1957; vice president sales, director, Alliance Ware, Inc., 1957-1961; executive vice president, director, Briggs Manufacturing Company, 1961-1964; president, Borroughs Manufacturing Company, 1964-1966; president, Lindsay Company division Union Tank Car, St. Paul, 1966-1972; president, Acryltech Inc., St. Paul, 1972-1974; owner, C.W. Betz & Associates, St. Paul, since 1974. President Bill Houlihan & Associations, since 1989. Director Crown Sanitary Pottery Company, Briggs-Ohio Company, Hycroft China Company, General Marking Company.

Membership

Board of directors Actors Theatre of St. Paul. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1951-1954.

Connections

Married Joel Lynn Ryberg, November 27, 1982. Children: Charles W., John S., James E., Frederick L.

father:
John L. Betz

mother:
Florence (Jayne) Betz

spouse:
Joel Lynn Ryberg

child:
Frederick L. Betz

child:
James E. Betz

child:
Charles W. Betz

child:
John S. Betz