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Manufacturing executive

Hugo Bardill Meyer, American manufacturing executive.

Background

Meyer, Hugo Bardill was born on March 2, 1911 in Highland, Illinois, United States. Son of Adolph and Clara (Bardill) Meyer.

Education

AB with great distinction, Stanford, 1932. Master of Business Administration with honors, Harvard, 1934.

Career

With investment department Continental Insurance Company, 1934-1937, Schroder-Rockefeller Company, Inc. (investment bankers), 1937-1945. President United States Fiber & Plastics Corporation, from 1946, Bardill Land & Lumber Company, from 1951.

Director Piggly-Wiggly-Southern, Inc., 1940-1984. Director, member executive committee Pet Inc., 1949-1978.

Membership

Chairman Summit Community Chest, 1950. Trustee Overlook Hospital, 1953-1959, general chairman hospital building fund, 1957. Board directors Summit Young Men’s Christian Association, 1957-1961, president, 1961-1963.

Chairman board trustees Union College, Cranford, New Jersey, 1965-1969. Board directors Vermont Natural Resources Council, treasurer, 1975. Member of Mountain View (Greensboro, Vermont).

Baltusrol Golf (Springfield, New Jersey).

Connections

Married Elizabeth B. Hyde, November 2, 1939. Children: Katherine H., Stephen B., John B., Peter B., Anne F.

father:
Adolph Meyer

mother:
Clara (Bardill) Meyer

spouse:
Elizabeth B. Hyde

child:
Katherine H. Meyer

child:
Stephen B. Meyer

child:
John B. Meyer

child:
Peter B. Meyer

child:
Anne F. Meyer