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Financial company executive

George Charles Haas,, American financial company executive. President Florida Polo; board directors National Museum Polo and Hall of Fame, Lake Word, Florida Major Army of the United States, 1942-1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member Gulfstream Polo Club (vice president), Sky Club, Yale Club, Explorers Club, Palm Beach Polo and Country Club.

Background

Haas,, George Charles was born on September 10, 1920 in New York City. Son of George C. and Clara (Simon) Haas.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1942.

Career

With, Mallard Air Svc., 1946-1947; with, Coca-Cola Company, 1947-1949; with, Pepsi-Cola Company. New York City, 1949-1960; president, Haas Finance Corporation, New York City, since 1960. Board directors Pepsi-Cola Buenos Aires, Sodamate, Trumbull, Connecticut.

Chairman, Board Of Directors Haas Finance Corporation, New York City, since 1960.

Achievements

  • He graduated from Yale University, where he won his first polo trophy in 1938. As a professional polo player, he won the East Coast Open three times, the Monty Waterbury Cup three times and the Arena Sherman Memorial.

Membership

President Florida Polo. Board directors National Museum Polo and Hall of Fame, Lake Word, Florida Major Army of the United States, 1942-1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member Gulfstream Polo Club (vice president), Sky Club, Yale Club, Explorers Club, Palm Beach Polo and Country Club.

Connections

Married Dorothy Marston, August 21, 1948. Children: Susan Orthwein, Judith Eshelman, Sally Anne Colbert.

father:
George C. Haas,

mother:
Clara (Simon) Haas,

spouse:
Dorothy Marston

children:
Judith Eshelman Haas,

Sally Anne Colbert Haas,

Susan Orthwein Haas,