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director , Sales executive

Dudley Joseph Taw, American sales executive, director. Named Sales Executive of Year Sales and Marketing Executives Cleveland, 1966, Man of Year, 1977.

Background

Taw, Dudley Joseph was born on March 11, 1916 in Cleveland. Son of William C. and Ella (Gedeon) Taw.

Education

Student, Hiram College, 1938.

Career

With McKesson & Robbins, Inc. (pharmaceutical company), after 1937, sales manager Boston, 1947, vice president sales New York City, 1953-1960. Vice president Revlon, Inc., 1960-1964.

Vice president marketing East Ohio Gas Company, Cleveland, 1964-1974, president, 1975-1981, chairman, 1981-1982, Middtaw, Ltd., Inc., 1982. Board directors Northern New England Gas Corporation, First Union Management Company, Biskind Development Company, Vermont Gas Systems Inc.

Religion

God created humans to be able to innovate and evaluate new forms of living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote any particular religious belief. It should allow people practice their own religious convictions.

Views

God should be loved with hearts as well as with minds. To the best of their ability everyone needs to think things through in the light of reason. This means becoming aware of different points of view, and using his or her critical thinking to make sense of God's world.

Membership

Member Better Business Bureau, Cleveland, chairman, 1973. Trustee Lakewood Hospital. Treasurer Salvation Army, Cleveland With United States Naval Reserve, 1946-1947.

Member Sales and Marketing Executives Cleveland (president 1969-1970), Westwood Country Club, Union Club, Pepper Pike Club, Rotary (president Cleveland 1972-1973).

Connections

Married Louise E. Forshey, September 10, 1938. Children: Judith (Mistress William W. Beck, Junior), Dudley Joseph.

father:
William C. Taw

mother:
Ella (Gedeon) Taw

spouse:
Louise E. Forshey

child:
Judith (Mistress William W. Beck Taw

child:
Junior) Taw

child:
Dudley Joseph Taw