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Manufacturing executive

Gordon Elwyn Steil, American manufacturing executive. Achievements include patents in field. Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Management Association.

Background

Steil, Gordon Elwyn was born on February 17, 1920 in Garner, Iowa, United States. Son of Jacob Nicholas and Mabel (Rasmus) Steil.

Education

Bachelor of Science in C.E., Iowa State University, 1942.

Career

With Curtis-Wright Aircraft Corporation, Buffalo, 1942—1944, Page Engineering Company, McCook, Illinois, 1946—1972. President Harrington & King Perforating Company, Inc., Chicago, from 1972. President, director H&K South, Cleveland, Tennessee, H&K West, San Jose, California.

President River Forest Park Board, 1975—1978. Member River Forest Traffic Commission, 1972—1975. Served United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field.

Membership

Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Management Association.

Connections

Married Nathalie B. Knox, December 5, 1942. Children: Mark, Blythe, Linda.

father:
Jacob Nicholas Steil

mother:
Mabel (Rasmus) Steil

spouse:
Nathalie B. Knox

child:
Mark Steil

child:
Blythe Steil

child:
Linda Steil