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James Loren McCormick

diversified company executive

James Loren McCormick, American diversified company executive. Member Chicago Area Public Affairs Group. Served with United States Navy, 1944-1947, to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1952-1954; Member Better Business Bureau Chicago and Northern Illinois (member executive committee, past chairman), Council Better Business Bureau (board directors).

Background

McCormick, James Loren was born on September 30, 1926 in Arkansas City, Kansas, United States. Son of John Byron and Eva B. (Perry) McCormick.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, University Kansas, 1952.

Career

With Household Finance Corporation, Chicago, 1954-1956. Manager Lansing, Michigan, 1956-1958, Detroit, 1958. Accelerated training program manager Chicago, 1958-1959.

Public relations division manager, 1960-1967. Assistant vice president, director public relations Prospect Heights, Illinois, 1967-1973. Vice president, director public relations, 1973-1978.

Senior vice president government public affairs, 1978-1981, Household International, Prospect Heights, 1981-1989, retired, 1989.

Achievements

  • Avocation: golf.

Membership

Member Chicago Area Public Affairs Group. Served with United States Navy, 1944-1947, to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1952-1954. Member Better Business Bureau Chicago and Northern Illinois (member executive committee, past chairman), Council Better Business Bureau (board directors).

Clubs: Sunset Ridge Country (Northbrook, Illinois).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: golf.

Connections

Married Rosalee Ruth Jones, April 16, 1952. Children– Jannice, Brian, Erin.