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Investment banker

Harold George Laun, American investment banker. Past board directors University Wisconsin Foundation; trustee Lakeland College, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, 1976-1993. Member Sigma Phi.

Background

Laun, Harold George was born on April 14, 1905 in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Louis and Adele (Gutheil) Laun.

Education

Student, University California, Berkeley. Bachelor of Arts Wisconsin, 1927.

Career

General clerk First National Bank of Chicago, 1927-1928. Salesman Bonbright & Company, Chicago, 1928-1932, Chase, Harris Forbes Company, 1932-1933, F.S. Moseley & Company, Chicago, 1933-1946, partner, 1946-1971. Account executive Moseley, Hallgarten and Estabrook, Inc., 1971-1993.

Founder, organizer Technology Fund, 1948. Chairman television Shares Management Corporation, 1948-1954. Past director Diversey Corporation.

Membership

Past board directors University Wisconsin Foundation. Trustee Lakeland College, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, 1976-1993. Member Sigma Phi. Clubs: University.

Skokie Country; Mid-American. Cliff Dwellers; St. Andrew's (Delray Beach, Florida).

Connections

Married Mary Rapp, November 8, 1930. Children: Mary Georgina, Katherine Louise. Married Margaret Widmark, February 14, 1951.

father:
Louis Laun

mother:
Adele (Gutheil) Laun

spouses:
Mary Rapp

Margaret Widmark

children:
Mary Georgina Laun

Katherine Louise Laun