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Jack Reginald Hilder

engineer , oil tools company executive

Jack Reginald Hilder, American oil tools company executive, engineer. Served to lieutenant Commander United States Navy, 1943-1946. Named Man of Year, Propeller; Member Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, American Petroleum Institute, Petroleum Equipment Suppliers Association, Chaine des Rotisseurs, Houston Livestock and Rodeo Committee.

Background

Hilder, Jack Reginald was born on October 15, 1925 in Burkburnett, Texas, United States. Son of Jack Reginald and Myrtle Mae (Dodson) Hilder.

Education

Children– Gloria L., Pamela R. A.S., University Texas-Arlington, 1945, Bachelor of Science, Austin, 1948, Bachelor of Business Administration, 1948.

Career

With IDECO division Dresser Industries, Dallas, 1948-1962, vice president sales, 1957-1962. Chairman, chief executive officer Training and Enterprise Council-Prodns., Inc., Huntsville, Alabama, 1962-1965. Chief executive officer American Marine & Machinery Corporation, New Orleans, 1965-1971.

President, chief executive officer Gulf Marine division Marathon Manufacturing Company, Houston, 1971-1974. Group president International Systems & Controls, Houston, 1974-1978. President, chief executive officer Baker ProLift, Inc., Houston, 1978-1983.

President, chief executive officer, director HSMC, Inc., since 1983.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

Membership

Served to lieutenant Commander United States Navy, 1943-1946. Named Man of Year, Propeller. Member Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, American Petroleum Institute, Petroleum Equipment Suppliers Association, Chaine des Rotisseurs, Houston Livestock and Rodeo Committee.

Clubs: Houston Petroleum, Warwick, Raveneaux Country, NOMADS.

Connections

Married Mary Katherine Schramm, November 15, 1945 (divorced June 1963).; married second, Gloria Marjorie Fuggetta, August 19, 1967. Children– Jack Reginald, Robert A., Henry W., Guy M.

father:
Jack Reginald Hilder

mother:
Myrtle Mae (Dodson) Hilder

spouses:
Mary Katherine Schramm

Gloria Marjorie Fuggetta

children:
Jack Reginald Hilder

Robert A. Hilder

Henry W. Hilder

Guy M. Hilder