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Floyd K. Thayer

business executive.

Floyd K. Thayer, business executive. Recipient Marketing Man of Year award Chicago chapter American Marketing Association, 1958. Board of directors Illinois State Chamber of Commerce., 1952-1957; member American Chemical Society, Chicago Drug and Chemical Association, American Pharmaceutical Manufacturers (past director), Waukegan-North Chicago Chamber of Commerce (director 1958-1961) Beta Theta Pi, Sigma Xi.

Background

Thayer, Floyd K. was born on July 22, 1896 in Castle Rock, Colorado, United States. Son of William H. and Hattie (Kinyon) Thayer.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Denver, 1918. A.M., University of Illinois, 1920.

Career

Chemical marketing, secretary, member Executive Committee, became vice president, 1953. Director First Federal Savings & Loan Association of Waukegan. Cons. drugs and medicines Health Supplies branch War Production Board, 1942-1943.

Works

  • Contributor to American Journal Pharmacy, Journal American Chemical Society.

Membership

Served in Chemical Warfare Service, United States Army, 1918. Mason.; Club: Rotary.

Connections

Married Edith Fales, July 1921. Children: Willard K., Jean E. With the Abbott laboratories.

father:
William H. Thayer

mother:
Hattie (Kinyon) Thayer

spouse:
Edith Fales

children:
Willard K. Thayer

Jean E. With the Abbott Labs Thayer