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textile company executive

Douglas Jordan Stevens, American textile company executive. Board directors Greenville Symphony, 1985. Served with United States Army, 1955-1957; Member Georgia Textile Manufacturing Association (director 1982-1985), American Textile Manufacturing Institute (market committee 1983-1986) Clubs: Red Fox Golf; Yale of New York City.

Background

Stevens, Douglas Jordan was born on December 17, 1932 in New Rochelle, New York, United States. Son of Walter Arthur and Carey Wortham (May) Stevens.

Education

Bachelor in Economics, Yale University, 1954.

Career

With Riegel Textile Corporation, 1957-1986. Manager Ware Shoals, South Carolina, 1957-1965. Controller New York City, 1965-1968.

Treasurer, 1968-1971. Vice president Greenville, South Carolina, 1971-1984. Senior vice president, 1985-1986.

Chairman Eagle Mills, Incorporated, New York York City, since 1986. Associate professor University South Carolina International Business School, Columbia, 1980.

Achievements

  • Avocations: astronomy. Baroque music; golf; motor sports.

Membership

Board directors Greenville Symphony, 1985. Served with United States Army, 1955-1957. Member Georgia Textile Manufacturing Association (director 1982-1985), American Textile Manufacturing Institute (market committee 1983-1986) Clubs: Red Fox Golf.

Yale of New York City.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: astronomy. Baroque music; golf; motor sports.

Connections

Married Jean Zentner, March 9, 1957. Children– Nancy Lynn, Katherine May, Douglas Jordan, David Arthur.

father:
Walter Arthur Stevens

mother:
Carey Wortham (May) Stevens

spouse:
Jean Zentner

child:
Nancy Lynn Stevens

child:
Katherine May Stevens

child:
Douglas Jordan Stevens

child:
David Arthur Stevens