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Hotel executive

James Ross Heimbaugh, American hotel executive. Decorated Bronze Star. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1941-1946. Member American Hotel and Motel Association (chairman convention liaison committee since 1977), Hotel Sales Management International, American Society Association Executives (distinguished service award 1986), Sales Executives Club New York City (director, Man of Year award 1975) Clubs: Skeeters (New York City); Masons.

Background

Heimbaugh, James Ross was born on January 27, 1918 in Monett, Missouri, United States. Son of James Ross and Sarah Jeanette (Hayes) Heimbaugh.

Education

Graduate, University of Illinois, 1941;summer hotel course, Cornell Univercity, 1952.

Career

With, Hilton Hotels, 1948-1956;sales manager, Palmer House, Chicago, 1955-1960;officer, executive vice president charge sales, marketing and advertising, Tisch Hotels Company, Loews and Loews Hotels, 1961-1972;president, director, Americana Hotels, New York City, 1972-1979;owner, president, James R. Heimbaugh's Associations Inc., since 1979.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1941-1946. Member American Hotel and Motel Association (chairman convention liaison committee since 1977), Hotel Sales Management International, American Society Association Executives (distinguished service award 1986), Sales Executives Club New York City (director, Man of Year award 1975) Clubs: Skeeters (New York City).

Connections

Married Ruby Virginia Murphy, August 17, 1946. Children: Judy Rae, David Ross.

father:
James Ross Heimbaugh

mother:
Sarah Jeanette (Hayes) Heimbaugh

spouse:
Ruby Virginia Murphy

child:
Judy Rae Heimbaugh

child:
David Ross Heimbaugh