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Manufacturing company executive

George Herman Hartmann, American manufacturing company executive.


Hartmann, George Herman was born on November 6, 1927 in New York City. Son of Herman George Dietrich and Margaret Bertha (Winkler) Hartmann.


AB cum laude, Dartmouth College, 1949. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Dartmouth College, 1950.


With, General Electric Company, 1950-1970;vice president manufacturing, General Signal Corporation, 1970-1971;executive vice president, then president, General Electric Espanola, 1971-1974;president, Davol Company (subsidiary International Paper Company), 1975-1978;corporation vice president human resources, then vice president materials, Davol Company (subsidiary International Paper Company), 1979-1980;private investor, 1980-1981;group vice president, Textron Inc., Providence, 1981-1992;retired, 1992.


Trustee Rhode Island Council Economic Education, 1977, vice chairman 1983-1992. Trustee American School, Bilbao, Spain, 1972-1974, chairman, 1973-1974. Trustee Joint Council Economic Education, 1986-1991, National Security Industrial Association, 1988-1992, Calvin K. Kazanjian Economics Foundation, Inc., 1996-2009.

Zoning board member Lyme, New Hampshire, since 2002, chairman 2004-2006. United States delegate North Atlantic Treaty Organization Industrial Advisory Group, 1989-1992. Member advisory committee Lebanon (New Hampshire) Airport, 2000-2007, vice chairman, 2005-2006.

Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1955-1960. Member National Association of Manufacturers (director 1977-1980), New Hampshire/Vermont Visiting Nurse/Hospice Association (trustee since 2007), Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce (director 1977-1978), Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce (director 1976-1978), New York Yacht Club, Cruising Club American (Parkinson Memorial Trophy for Transoceanic Passage 1993, 97).


Married Anne Katharine Hartmann, July 9, 1960. Children: Michael George, Steven Herman, Katharine Margaret, Elizabeth Anne.

Herman George Dietrich Hartmann

Margaret Bertha (Winkler) Hartmann

Anne Katharine Hartmann

Michael George Hartmann

Steven Herman Hartmann

Katharine Margaret Hartmann

Elizabeth Anne Hartmann