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Construction company executive

Edward Cornelius Poth, American Construction company executive. Avocations: tennis, golf, skiing, fishing, hunting. M C. Recipient Value Engineering award General Service Administration, Chicago, 1971. Board of directors District 89 School System, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, 1970-1976, Chicago Builders Association, 1978-1983; member Economics Development Board, Glen Ellyn, since 1991. Served to sergeant C.E. United States Army, 1945-1947.

Background

Poth, Edward Cornelius was born on August 19, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John Henry and Cecelia Kathryn (Kuijer) Poth.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Bradley University, 1951.

Career

Project manager, Paschen Contractors, Inc., Chicago, 1955-1965; vice president, Paschen Contractors, Inc., Chicago, 1965-1970; executive vice president, Paschen Contractors, Inc., Chicago, 1970-1980; president, Paschen Contractors, Inc., Chicago, 1980-1983; also board directors, Paschen Contractors, Inc., Chicago executive vice president, Mellon Stuart Company, Pittsburgh, 1984-1985; president, Mellon Stuart Company, Pittsburgh, 1986-1988; vice chairman, Case Group, J. H. Pomeroy & Company Inc., and Pomco, Inc., since 1988; also board directors, Case Group, J. H. Pomeroy & Company Inc., and Pomco, Inc. President, board directors Payment Card Industry Insurance Company, Chicago, 1978-1983. President Payment Card Industry Aviation Company, Chicago, 1978-1983.

Treasurer, board directors Mid American Elevator Company, Chicago, 1976-1983.

Achievements

  • Avocations: tennis, golf, skiing, fishing, hunting. M C.

Membership

Board directors District 89 School System, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, 1970-1976, Chicago Builders Association, 1978-1983. Member Economic Development Board, Glen Ellyn, since 1991. Served to sergeant C.E. United States Army, 1945-1947.

Member of Medinah Golf, Mid American, Ground Hog Club (v.p), Beavers (Chicago). Duquesne (Pittsburgh).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, golf, skiing, fishing, hunting.

Connections

Married Eve Elsie Kaisto, June 25, 1953. Children: Susan, Sharon, Cathy.

father:
John Henry Poth

mother:
Cecelia Kathryn (Kuijer) Poth

spouse:
Eve Elsie Kaisto

child:
Cathy Poth

child:
Sharon Poth

child:
Susan Poth