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developer , entrepreneur , real estate , airline executive

James Thomas Talbot, American entrepreneur, real estate developer, airline executive. Bar: California 1963. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1958-1960. Member California Bar Association Clubs: Big Canyon Country (board directors, president 1974-1977), Pacific (president 1981-1986 (Newport Beach); Pauma Valley (California) (board directors 1979-1982).

Background

Talbot, James Thomas was born on December 11, 1935 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of James Thomson and Katherine Kingman (Kingsland) Talbot.

Education

Stanford University (Bachelor of Arts). University of California Hastings College of the Law (Juris Doctor).

Career

Associate, Walker, Wright, Tyler & Ward, Los Angeles, 1963-1965;associate, Gates, Talbot, Morris & Merrill, Los Angeles, 1965-1969;vice president, Dunn Properties Corporation, Santa Ana, California, 1970-1971;president, Dunn Properties Corporation, Santa Ana, California, 1971-1972;chairman, chief Executive officer, Dunn Properties Corporation, Santa Ana, California, 1972-1975;partner, Shaw and Talbot, Newport Beach, California, since 1975;Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer, director, Hawaiian Airlines, Honolulu, 1989-1991;president, chief Executive officer, director, HAL, Inc., 1989-1991. Board directors Fidelity National Finance Inc., Phoenix, Hallwood Group, Cleveland, GCA Corporation, Andover, Massachusetts, Brock Hotels, Dallas, ShowBiz Pizza Time, Inc., Resort Income Investors, Inc.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1963.

Membership

Served to captain United States Air Force, 1958-1960. Member California Bar Association Clubs: Big Canyon Country (board directors, president 1974-1977), Pacific (president 1981-1986 (Newport Beach). Pauma Valley (California) (board directors 1979-1982).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: golf.

Connections

Married Linda Williams, September 10, 1959 (divorced 1969). Married Karen Millicent Anderson, July 1, 1972. Children: Susan, Amy, Thomas S.

father:
James Thomson Talbot

mother:
Katherine Kingman (Kingsland) Talbot

spouses:
Linda Williams

Karen Millicent Anderson

children:
Susan Talbot

Amy Talbot

Thomas S. Talbot