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corporation executive.

Gavin Keith Macbain, American corporation executive. Member Sigma Nu.

Background

Macbain, Gavin Keith was born on July 9, 1911 in Closter, New Jersey, United States. Son of William and Isabella (Lamb) MacB.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Columbia, 1932.

Career

1 daughter, M. Alison (Mistress Richard S. Fay). Sales representative Wood Struthers & Company. New York City, 1933-1944.

With Bristol-Myers Company. New York City, 1944-1961, 65-78, treasurer, 1947-1961, president, chief executive, former chairman. President, Chairman of the Board Gristede Brothers, New York City, 1961-1965.

Director United States Trust Company New York, Simplicity Pattern Company, Kennecott Copper Company, United Mutual Savings Bank, First Federal Savings & Loan Association, J.C. Penney Company Inc. Board of directors New York Stock Exchange. Former nat. chairman United Community Campaigns American.

Membership

Member Sigma Nu.; Clubs: Tuscarora, Anglers, Economic (president) (New York City).

Connections

Married Margaret Gristede, April.

father:
William MacB.

mother:
Isabella (Lamb) MacB.

spouse:
Margaret Gristede