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Finance company executive

Edward Ferdinand Baumer, American finance company executive. Achievements include winning 15 senior European Tennis Championships, 2 United States Tennis Association National Championships and 3 World International Tennis Federation Tennis Championship (doubles), 1997-1999. Named captain, United States of America's Billy Talbert Cup Tennis Team, since 2004; named to All-American Water Polo Team, 1934.

Background

Baumer, Edward Ferdinand was born on December 5, 1913 in Irvington, New Jersey, United States. Son of Ferdinand Fred and Augusta Baumer (Wagemann) Baumer.

Education

Bachelor in Liberal Arts, Rutgers University, 1934. Doctor of Juridical Science, Rutgers University. Bachelor of Laws, Rutgers University, 1937.

Career

Advanced through grades to brigadier general United States Army, 1973, commissioned, 1934, retired, 1973. Director advertising, public relations Prudential Insurance Company American, Los Angeles, 1934-1955. Vice president McCann Erickson Communications, New York City, 1955-1959, Union Bank, Los Angeles, 1959-1961.

Senior vice president Great Western Finance Corporation, Beverly Hills, 1961-1965. President, Chief Executive Officer, E.F. Baumer & Company, Los Angeles, 1965-1987. Chairman Baumer Finance Publication, 1987.

Chairman, president, Chief Executive Officer, World-Wide Super Senior Sports, since 1999. Chairman emeritus Baumer Finance Publication, Los Angeles, since 1997 (affiliate Imagination Publication Chicago). Vice president Union Bank, Los Angeles.

Achievements

  • Achievements include winning 15 senior European Tennis Championships, 2 United States Tennis Association National Championships and 3 World International Tennis Federation Tennis Championship (doubles), 1997-1999.

Membership

Member California Club, La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, International Lawn Tennis Club of United States of America.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Karl, February 10, 1940 (deceased June 2002). Children: Edward K. (deceased), Richard Eaton, Jane Elizabeth Woodman.

father:
Ferdinand Fred Baumer

mother:
Augusta Baumer (Wagemann) Baumer

spouse:
Elizabeth Karl

child:
Edward K. Baumer (deceased)

child:
Richard Eaton Baumer

child:
Jane Elizabeth Woodman Baumer