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Dean Robert Gidney

chemical company executive.

Dean Robert Gidney, American chemical company executive. Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946.; Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Gidney, Dean Robert was born on September 15, 1915 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Ray M. and Jean (Brock) Gidney.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth College, 1936. Master of Business Administration, New York University, 1940.

Career

With United States Trust Company, 1936-1937. Vice president, sales manager United States Potash Company, 1937. Vice president, general manager, director United States Borax & Chemical Corporation, 1956-1959.

Vice president sales Potash Company American div. Ideal Basic Industries, Inc., New York City, 1960-1973, executive vice president, 1973-1975, president, from 1975, also senior vice-president, director parent company.

Membership

Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946. Member Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: St. Andrews Golf, Bridgehampton, Shinnecock Hills Golf.

Connections

Married Olive Milbrandt, July 28, 1941.

father:
Ray M. Gidney

mother:
Jean (Brock) Gidney

spouse:
Olive Milbrandt