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Material handling company executive

George Henry Webb, American material handling company executive. Board directors, trustee Evans Scholars Foundation, Chicago, 1970. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers Clubs: Avondale Golf; Golf Association Michigan (president 1969-1970); The Hundred; Detroit Athletic; Bloomfield HLS, Orchard Lake Golf, Springs. Lodges: Ashlar.

Background

Webb, George Henry was born on February 26, 1920 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Jervis Bennett and Maurene Mae (Campbell) Webb.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Michigan, 1942.

Career

Engineer, Jervis B. Webb Company, Detroit, 1942-1953; treasurer, automotive sales engineer, Jervis B. Webb Company, Detroit, 1953-1962; director, Jervis B. Webb Company, Detroit, since 1951; vice president, Jervis B. Webb Company, Detroit, 1962-1965; director, secretary, Jervis B. Webb Company, Detroit, since 1954; executive vice president, general manager, Jervis B. Webb Company, Detroit, 1965-1988; president, Jervis B. Webb Company, Detroit, 1988-1992; Chairman of the Board, director, Jervis B. Webb Company, Detroit, since 1992.

Membership

Board directors, trustee Evans Scholars Foundation, Chicago, 1970. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers Clubs: Avondale Golf. Golf Association Michigan (president 1969-1970).

The Hundred; Detroit Athletic. Bloomfield HLS, Orchard Lake Golf, Springs. Lodges: Ashlar.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: golf.

Connections

Married Barbara L. McCain, September 16, 1944. Children: Barbara Alice, Dianne Maurene, Ann Marie, Patricia May.

father:
Jervis Bennett Webb

mother:
Maurene Mae (Campbell) Webb

spouse:
Barbara L. McCain

child:
Patricia May Webb

child:
Ann Marie Webb

child:
Dianne Maurene Webb

child:
Barbara Alice Webb