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Manufacturing company executive

Drexel David Minshall, American manufacturing company executive.

Background

Minshall, Drexel David was born on November 1, 1917 in Bridgeport, Nebraska, United States. Son of Charles D. and Minnie C. (Nordell) Minshall.

Education

Student, Colorado University, 1938.

Career

Sales manager Gates Rubber Company, Denver, 1939-1961. Vice president marketing Perfect Circle Corporation, Hagerstowm, Indiana, 1961-1965. President Dana Parts Company division Dana Corporation, Toledo, 1965-1967, group vice president, 1967-1973, senior group vice president, 1973-1979.

President Service Parts Worldwide, 1979-1981. Chairman board Dana Western Hemisphere Trade Corporation, Toledo, 1970-1981. Board directors Dana World Trade Corporation, Ludwig Motors Corporation, Corporation HZ, Caracas, Venezuela, Arcamsa, Rosario, Argentina, Brown Brothers Ltd., London, England.

President Double D Marketing Corporation.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Board directors Community Chest, 1972-1975. Trustee Toledo Boys Club, 1967-1982. Member Automotive Service Industries Association (past president), Automotive Hall of Fame (past chairman), Automotive Academy, National Institute Automotive Service Excellence (board directors 1972-1986, past chairman), National Automotive Parts Association (board directors manufacturers council 1971-1981, past chairman), Motor and Equipment Manufacturers Association (product vice president 1972-1975), Toledo Club Inverness Club, Atlantis (Florida) Club, Masons, Shriners, Alpha Tau Omega.

Connections

Married Betty Jane Tesdell, February 12, 1938 (deceased June 1971). Children: Drexel David, Carol J. Minshall Preston. Married Roylynn Hurlburt McAllister, April 19, 1974.

father:
Charles D. Minshall

mother:
Minnie C. (Nordell) Minshall

spouse:
Roylynn Hurlburt McAllister

spouse:
Betty Jane Tesdell

child:
Carol J. Minshall Preston Minshall

child:
Drexel David Minshall