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Jack Ledoux, American author, retired race track executive.

Background

Ledoux, Jack was born on October 4, 1928 in Orlando, Florida, United States. Son of Leonard K. and Louise (Downs) Ledoux.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Journalism, University Florida, 1950. Sportswriter, columnist Orlando Sentinel-Star, 1948-1953. Public relations director Sarasota, Daytona Beach (Florida) Kennel Clubs, 1953-1955.

General manager, corporation secretary Sanford-Orlando Kennel Club, 1955-1972. General manager, executive vice president Black Hills Kennel Club, Rapid City, South Dakota, 1964-1971. President, co-owner Executive Travel, Winter Park, Florida, since 1977, Triex Enterprises, Inc., Winter Park, since 1977.

Independent editorial columnist, free-lance writer, since 1972. Director Center Stage.

Works

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    • Author, retired race track executive. B. Orlando, Florida, October 4, 1928. Son of Leonard K. and Louise (Downs) L.

      Married Lenita C. Riles, September 22, 1981. Children: Michele, Lance, Stephen, Lola. Bachelor of Science in Journalism, University Florida, 1950.

      Sportswriter, columnist Orlando Sentinel-Star, 1948-1953. Public relations director Sarasota, Daytona Beach (Florida) Kennel Clubs, 1953-1955. General manager, corporation secretary Sanford-Orlando Kennel Club, 1955-1972.

      General manager, executive vice president Black Hills Kennel Club, Rapid City, South Dakota, 1964-1971. President, co-owner Executive Travel, Winter Park, Florida, since 1977, Triex Enterprises, Inc., Winter Park, since 1977. Independent editorial columnist, free-lance writer, since 1972.

      Director Center Stage.

Membership

Member Florida Golf Association (chairman advisory committee 1964-1965, board directors, president), American Greyhound Track Operators Association (publication and supervisory committee American Greyhound Racing Encyclopedia, public 1963, national president), World Racing Federation (chairman), World Greyhound Racing Federation (president), University Florida Alumni Association (past president Sarasota County chapter), Sigma Delta Chi, Theta Chi. Clubs: University, Country.

Connections

Married Lenita C. Riles, September 22, 1981. Children: Michele, Lance, Stephen, Lola.

father:
Leonard K. Ledoux

mother:
Louise (Downs) Ledoux

spouse:
Lenita C. Riles

children:
Michele Ledoux

Lance Ledoux

Stephen Ledoux

Lola Ledoux