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investment company executive

George Chapin Kaiser, American investment company executive. Certified Public Accountant, Wisconsin.

Background

Kaiser, George Chapin was born on January 20, 1933 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of George Chapin and Grace (Betz) Kaiser.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Illinois, 1954.

Career

Manager, Arthur Andersen & Company, Milwaukee, 1957-1964, 68-69;partner, Arthur Andersen & Company, Milwaukee, 1969-1984;secretary administration, State of Wisconsin, Madison, 1965-1967;executive vice president, chief finance officer, Arandell-Schmidt Corporation, Menominee Falls, Wisconsin, 1985-1987;owner, George Kaiser & Company, Milwaukee, since 1988;chief Executive officer, Chairman, Board Of Directors, Hanger Tight Company, Wheeling, Illinois, since 1988;Chairman, Board Of Directors, International Retail Superior vena cava syndrome Group, Ltd., Redmond, Washington. Board directors Roundy's Inc., Bliss Communications, Inc., Luitink Inc., P & S Investments, Baird Funds.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, Wisconsin.

Membership

Treasurer Public Policy Forum, Milwaukee, 1982-1989. Treasurer, board directors Competitive Wisconsin, Inc., Milwaukee, since 1982, University Wisconsin-Milwaukee Foundation, 1979-1990. Board directors Florentine Opera Company, Milwaukee, 1978-1991, Mount Mary College, 1985-1992, Columbia Hospital, since 1987, Horizon Health Care, since 1990, also chairman, 1995-1998, United Performing Arts Fund, 1992-1997.

Trustee Milwaukee Foundation, since 1995. Member Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (Public Service award 1986), Milwaukee Country Club, Lake Geneva Country Club (governor, president since 1996), Jupiter Hills Golf Club, University Club, Milwaukee Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, russian art, bridge, contemporary glass.

Connections

Married Jeanne Aurelius, June 1972 (divorced). Children: Mark A., Richard A., Charles M. Married Jane Elizabeth Leicht, June 16, 1973.

father:
George Chapin Kaiser

mother:
Grace (Betz) Kaiser

spouses:
Jeanne Aurelius

Jane Elizabeth Leicht

children:
Mark A. Kaiser

Richard A. Kaiser

Charles M. Kaiser