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Denniston Lyon Slater, American investor. member board directors Warner Brothers-Seven Arts Ltd.; Member board of overseers Grenville K. Baker Boys; Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1945-1946, Army of the United States, 1951-1953.

Background

Slater, Denniston Lyon was born on July 26, 1927 in Locust Valley, Long Island, New York, United States. Son of Horatio Nelson and Martha Byers (Lyon) Slater.

Education

Graduate Hotchkiss School, Lakeville, Connecticut, 1945. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1951.

Career

President, partner Slater Brothers Company, Inc., 1954-1971, chairman board Fanny Farmer Candy Shops, Inc., 1962-1971, Executive Committee. Member board directors Warner Brothers-Seven Arts Ltd.

Membership

Member board directors Warner Brothers-Seven Arts Ltd. Member board of overseers Grenville K. Baker Boys. Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1945-1946, Army of the United States, 1951-1953.

Clubs: Piping Rock (Locust Valley).

Connections

Married Anne Doris Kerr, May 7, 1959.

father:
Horatio Nelson Slater

mother:
Martha Byers (Lyon) Slater

spouse:
Anne Doris Kerr