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Apparel company executive

Gordon Erwin Allen, American Apparel company executive. Served with United States Army Air Force, 19744-46. Member American Apparel Manufacturers Association (chairman).

Background

Allen, Gordon Erwin was born on February 4, 1926 in Whitinsville, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George R. and Margaret (Gibson) Allen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Brown U., 1950.

Career

Various postitions in sales and merchandising, Arrow Company, 1950-1968; vice president marketing, Alatex, Inc., 1969-1970; president, Alatex, Inc., 1971-1975; executive vice president, Cluett, Peabody & Company, Inc., New York City, 1975-1978; president, Cluett, Peabody & Company, Inc., New York City, since 1979. Director City Federal Savings & Loan Association. Member of advisory board Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company.

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 19744-46. Member American Apparel Manufacturers Association (chairman).

Connections

Married Sally Sprague, September 15, 1951. Children: Janet, Judith, Betsy.

father:
George R. Allen

mother:
Margaret (Gibson) Allen

spouse:
Sally Sprague

child:
Janet Allen

child:
Betsy Allen

child:
Judith Allen