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George E. Safiol Edit Profile

Electronics company executive

George E. Safiol, American Electronics company executive. Avocations: racquetball, golf, reading. M C. Served to First lieutenant United States Army, 1955-1957. Member Alpha Omega.

Background

Safiol, George E. was born on April 23, 1932 in Brooklyn. Son of Charles and Effie (Patika) Safiol.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, New York University, 1954;postgraduate School Engineering, Columbia University, 1954-1955.

Career

Vice president, general manager, Northern American Telecom, ITT, Memphis, 1957-1969;executive vice president, chief operating officer, Sycor, Inc., Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1969-1970;vice president investments, Heizer Company, Chicago, 1970-1971;senior vice president, General Instrument Corporation, Chicopee, Massachusetts, 1971-1977;president, chief Executive officer, American Biltrite, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1977-1983;various senior executive positions, General Instrument Corporation, New York City, 1984-1987;chief operating offficer, General Instrument Corporation, New York Citypresident, General Instrument Corporation, New York City, 1987-1991;also director, General Instrument Corporation, New York City. Private practice management consultant, 1984.

Achievements

  • Avocations: racquetball, golf, reading. M C.

Membership

Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1955-1957. Member Alpha Omega. Clubs: Metropolitan (New York City), Weston Golf.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Racquetball, golf, reading.

Connections

Married Demetra Karambelas, July 12, 1958. Children: Olympia Safiol Twomey, Peter, Christina.

father:
Charles Safiol

mother:
Effie (Patika) Safiol

spouse:
Demetra Karambelas

child:
Olympia Safiol Twomey Safiol

child:
Peter Safiol

child:
Christina Safiol