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George Hunt Weyerhaeuser

forest products company executive

George Hunt Weyerhaeuser was American forest products company executive.

Background

Weyerhaeuser, George Hunt was born on July 8, 1926 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of John Philip and Helen (Walker) Weyerhaeuser.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors in Industrial Engineering, Yale University, 1949.

Career

With Weyerhaeuser Company, Tacoma, 1949-1999, successively mill foreman, branch manager, 1949-1956, vice president, 1957-1966, executive vice president, 1966-1988, president, chief executive officer, 1988, chairman board, chief executive officer, 1988-1991, chairman board, past Chief Executive Officer, 1988-1999, also board directors, since 1960. Retired, 1999

Board directors Boeing Company, Selective Auto and Fire Ensurance Company of America Corporation, Chevron Corporation. Member Business Council, Business Roundtable, Washington State Business Roundtable.

Connections

Married Wendy Wagner, July 10, 1948. Children: Virginia Lee, George Hunt, Susan W., Phyllis A., David M., Merrill W.