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David Harold Rush

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David Harold Rush, American electronics company executive. Achievements include patents in field. Board directors Holy Cross Hospital; trustee Nova University, from 1982; Member of Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce (chairman board 1978-1980), Space and Flight Equipment Association (president 1965-1966), Congressional Club (Garden City, New York ) (charter member), Masons Club.

Background

Rush, David Harold was born on April 18, 1921 in Brooklyn. Son of Joseph and Ida (Smith) Rush.

Education

Student, Rutgers University. Student, New York University.

Career

Flight engineer Pan American World Airways, New York City, 1945-1948. President Rush Photo, New York City, 1948-1960. President Chromalloy Electronics Division, New York City, 1957-1977, also director.

Group vice president Chromalloy American Corporation, New York City, 1967, vice president electronics group, 1968. President, chairman board, chief executive officer Adaptive Combat Rifle Electronics, Inc., since 1976, Vexilar, Inc., chairman board, chief executive board Aptek Micro Systems Inc., since 1982. 1st Federal Savings & Loan Association of Broward, 1980-1983.

Director Miami branch Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, 1980-1983, chairman, since 1983. Consultant Alloy Valves and Control, RAD, Wilmington, Massachusetts, General Electric Company, Philadelphia Board directors Holy Cross Hospital. Trustee Nova University, since 1982.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field.

Membership

Board directors Holy Cross Hospital. Trustee Nova University, from 1982. Member of Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce (chairman board 1978-1980), Space and Flight Equipment Association (president 1965-1966), Congressional Club (Garden City, New York ) (charter member), Masons Club.

Connections

Married Miriam Nelson, June 17, 1948. Children– Barbara, Joel.

father:
Joseph Rush

mother:
Ida (Smith) Rush

spouse:
Miriam Nelson

child:
Barbara Rush

child:
Joel Rush