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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.


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


Student, Hiram College, 1938.


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.


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


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


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.


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).


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

William C. Taw

Ella (Gedeon) Taw

Louise E. Forshey

Judith (Mistress William W. Beck Taw

Junior) Taw

Dudley Joseph Taw