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appliance manufacturing company executive

Henry John Meyer, American appliance manufacturing company executive. Member Governor's Committee for Iowa's Future Growth, 1984, Revitalize Iowa Sound Economy Advisory Committee, Iowa Business Council, President' Council Iowa State University;trustee Iowa Natural Heritage, since 1984. Served with United States Army, 1945-1946. Member Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce (board directors 1984-1987).

Background

Meyer, Henry John was born on January 25, 1927 in Amana, Iowa, United States. Son of Fred Henry and Marie Susanna (Zimmerman) Meyer.

Career

Buyer, Amana Refrigeration, Inc., Iowa., 1946-1953;purchasing agent, Amana Refrigeration, Inc., Iowa., 1954-1964;assistant director purchasing, Amana Refrigeration, Inc., Iowa., 1965-1970;vice president materials, Amana Refrigeration, Inc., Iowa., 1971-1975;senior vice president materials, Amana Refrigeration, Inc., Iowa., 1975-1980;executive vice president, Amana Refrigeration, Inc., Iowa., 1980-1982;president, chief Executive officer, Amana Refrigeration, Inc., Iowa., 1982-1988;chairman, Chief Executive Officer,, Amana Refrigeration, Inc., 1988-1991;retired,, 1991;senior vice president, appliance group executive, Raytheon Company, 1989-1991;retired,, 1991. Chairman, Board Of Directors Speed Queen Company, Ripon, Wisconsin, 1982-1986.

Membership

Member Governor's Committee for Iowa's Future Growth, 1984, Revitalize Iowa Sound Economy Advisory Committee, Iowa Business Council, President' Council Iowa State University;trustee Iowa Natural Heritage, since 1984. Served with United States Army, 1945-1946. Member Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce (board directors 1984-1987).

Connections

Married Mildred Margaret Ackerman, October 25, 1945. Children: Timothy, Cynthia.

father:
Fred Henry Meyer

mother:
Marie Susanna (Zimmerman) Meyer

spouse:
Mildred Margaret Ackerman

child:
Timothy Meyer

child:
Cynthia Meyer