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H. J. Grinsfelder

business executive.

H. J. Grinsfelder, business executive. Member Philadelphia Merchants. Association (director), Pennsylvania Society, John Hopkins Alumni.

Background

Grinsfelder, H. J. was born on August 20, 1902 in. Son of Henry and Florence Grinsfelder.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Johns Hopkins, 1921.

Career

Successively with The Hecht Company (Washington), The May Company (St. Louis), Schuster’s (Milwaukee). With Gimbel Brothers, 1944, general merchandise manager, Pittsburgh, 1944, executive director, Pittsburgh, 1947-1958, executive head Gimbel Brothers, Philadelphia, since 1958. Vice president Gimibels, Inc., since 1947.

Director Benjamin Franklin Hotel, Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation, S.E. Pennsylvania Economics Development Corporation Director United Fund, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Robin Hood Dell Concerts, Inc.

Membership

Member Philadelphia Merchants. Association (director), Pennsylvania Society, John Hopkins Alumni. Clubs: Mid-day (Philadelphia).

Connections

Married Frances Moore Hamburger, March 25, 1954. Children: Henry, Carol, Constance.

father:
Henry Grinsfelder

mother:
Florence Grinsfelder

spouse:
Frances Moore Hamburger

children:
Henry Grinsfelder

Carol Grinsfelder

Constance Grinsfelder