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Charles William Straus Edit Profile

Real estate developer and manager

Charles William Straus, American real estate developer and manager. Recipient Architectural awards City House-Private and City House-Renovation, City of Chicago, 1983. Founder, president LaSalle Drive Association, Chicago, 1975-1981.

Background

Straus, Charles William was born on August 23, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Andrew M. and Marie G. (Podpechan) Straus.

Education

Bachelor History, Architecture, Kansas State University, 1965. Postgraduate, Northwestern University, 1972.

Career

Vice president Laminet Cover Company, Chicago, 1968-1978. President Tulip Corporation, since 1972, Tulip Maintenance, Chicago, since 1975, Straus & Strauss Insurance, Inc., Chicago, since 1978, C.W. Straus Realty, Chicago, since 1978.

Membership

Founder, president LaSalle Drive Association, Chicago, 1975-1981.

Connections

1 child, James Segling.

father:
Andrew M. Straus

mother:
Marie G. (Podpechan) Straus

child:
James Segling Straus