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industrial developer

Ernest Theodore Hermann, industrial developer. Inventor collapsible concrete form.

Background

Hermann, Ernest Theodore was born on November 3, 1918 in Pasadena, California, United States. Son of Ernest Theodore and Maiza Lillieth (Atwater) Hermann.

Education

Bachelor, George Pepperdine College, Los Angeles, 1942. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1956.

Career

Assistant to president J.M. Montgomery & Company, Los Angeles, 1942-1946. President Hermann Company (general contractors), 1946-1952, Pacific Mill & Elevator Company, San Rafael, California, 1951-1963. Chairman, chief executive officer Pacific Freeport Corporation, Sparks, Nevada, since 1963, Pacific Customhouse Brokerage, Inc., Sparks, since 1972, Commercial Transfer Moving & Storage Company, Sparks, since 1979.

Director Nevada State Bank, Las Vegas.

Achievements

  • Inventor collapsible concrete form.

Membership

President, director Nevada Taxpayers Association, since 1979. Vice chairman Reno Airport Commission, 1972-1974. Member Nevada Legislation Airport Study Committee, 1975-1976.

A founder, chairman Mountain States Legal Foundation, Denver, since 1977. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Warehousemen's Association, National Council Physical Distribution Management, Nevada Chamber of Commerce Association (president 1975-1979), Harvard Business School Association (director), Advanced Management Association Northern California (past president), Beta Gamma Sigma. Clubs: St. Francis Yacht, Commonwealth, World Trade (San Francisco).

Traffic (New York City). Hidden Valley Country, Prospectors (Reno). Thunderbird Country (Palm Springs, California).

Connections

Married Gwendolyn Jane Dahlman, February 8, 1952. Children– Randall, Gail, James, Rand, Karen.

father:
Ernest Theodore Hermann

mother:
Maiza Lillieth (Atwater) Hermann

spouse:
Gwendolyn Jane Dahlman

child:
Randall Hermann

child:
Gail Hermann

child:
James Hermann

child:
Rand Hermann

child:
Karen Hermann