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Irvin Lorenzo Grimes, American publisher. Board directors Ingall Memorial Hospital; board directors Western Golf Association, Calumet council Boy Scouts American; Member American Accounting Association, American Management Association, American Marketing Association, American Economic Association, Homewood Chamber of Commerce (director) Clubs: Olympia Fields Country (director).

Background

Grimes, Irvin Lorenzo was born on April 4, 1918 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Irvin L. and Agnes E. (Shellhammer) Grimes.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Indiana University, 1942.

Career

With Richard D. Irwing Inc., Homewood, Illinois, from 1946, president, 1963-1975, vice chairman board, 1975-1977, chairman board, chief executive officer, from 1977, director. President subsidiary Dorsey Press, 1959-1964, director, from 1959. Vice president subsidiary Dow Jones Irwin Inc., 1965-1975, director, from 1965.

Membership

Board directors Ingall Memorial Hospital. Board directors Western Golf Association, Calumet council Boy Scouts American. Member American Accounting Association, American Management Association, American Marketing Association, American Economic Association, Homewood Chamber of Commerce (director) Clubs: Olympia Fields Country (director).

Connections

Married Nancy O. Ellis, January 6, 1946. Children: Sharon, Cynthia, Richard.

father:
Irvin L. Grimes

mother:
Agnes E. (Shellhammer) Grimes

spouse:
Nancy O. Ellis

children:
Sharon Grimes

Cynthia Grimes

Richard Grimes