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software and services executive

James Voss Napier was American software and services executive. Member Young President Organization (director).

Background

Napier, James Voss was born on February 2, 1937 in Ellsworth, Kansas, United States. Son of Nial Voss and Leonilla (Seus) Napier.

Education

Bachelor of Science, St. Benedict's College, 1959. Postgraduate, University Kansas, 1959.

Career

Senior accountant Western Utility Corporation, San Francisco, 1959-1963, assistant secretary, treasurer, 1963-1965. President, comptroller San Joaquin Telephone Сompany, Manteca, California, 1965. Director finance Western division, vice president, treasurer Continental Telephone Corporation, Bakersfield, 1966-1968, assistant to president finance St. Louis, 1968-1969, assistant vice president finance, 1969-1970, vice president finance, 1970-1971, vice president finance and administration Bakersfield, 1972-1974, executive vice president Merrifield, Virginia, 1974-1976.

President, chief operating officer Continental Telecom, Inc., 1976-1983, president, Chief Executive Officer, 1983-1985, also director. Chief Executive Officer, president Home Box Office & Company, 1985-1986. Board chairman Scientific-Atlanta, Inc., 1992-2000.

Member board directors Vulcan Materials Company, Intelligent Systems Corporation, Engelhard Corporation, Tri Data, Centex Telecommunications, Energy Management Associates, Home Box Office & Company, Wabtec, consultant, board directors McKesson Corporation, 1999-2009.

Membership

Member Young President Organization (director).

Connections

Married Mary Louise Holke, July 18, 1959. Children– Laura Ann, Lisa, Miriam, Suzanne, Cynthia Ann, Amy.

father:
Nial Voss Napier

mother:
Leonilla (Seus) Napier

spouse:
Mary Louise Holke

child:
Laura Ann Napier

child:
Lisa Napier

child:
Miriam Napier

child:
Suzanne Napier

child:
Cynthia Ann Napier

child:
Amy Napier