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Retail company executive

Jack Landman Goldsmith, American former retail company executive.

Background

Goldsmith, Jack Landman was born on April 10, 1910 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of Fred and Aimee (Landman) Goldsmith.

Education

Graduate, Memphis Law School. Student, Washington University, St. Louis. Student, New York University.

Career

Director, First National Bank, 1946-1971;With, Federated Department Stores, Inc., since 1959;vice president, Federated Department Stores, Inc., since 1961;retired Chairman of the Board, chairman of the executive committee, Goldsmith's Department Store. Past director world trade advising committee Department Commerce. Member United States Trade Mission to Greece, 1957, to Austria, 1958.

Past president Cavendis Trading Corporation, New York City.

Membership

Former trustee Brooks Art Gallery, Memphis. President Goldsmith Foundation. Past board directors Baptist Hospital, Memphis.

Delegate to Tennessee Constnl. Convention, 1953. Served to major United States Army Reserve, 1931-1941, United States Army, 1942-1945. Member National Retail Merchants Council (past president), Tennessee Retail Merchants Council, Downtown Association (president).

Clubs: Rotary (Memphis) (past director), One Hundred (Memphis).

Connections

Married Dorothy Metzger, February 9, 1960. Children– Joan Goldsmith Marks, Jack Landman. Stepchildren– Larry, Melvin.

father:
Fred Goldsmith

mother:
Aimee (Landman) Goldsmith

spouse:
Dorothy Metzger

child:
Joan Goldsmith Marks Goldsmith

child:
Jack Landman Goldsmith

child:
Larry Goldsmith

child:
Melvin Goldsmith