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Manufacturing executive

John McNair, British, American manufacturing executive. Active Boy Scouts American, Akron, 1956-1966, Indian Guides, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, 1960-1962; chairman junior golf Soap Box Derby Rubber City Open Golf Tournament; elder Presbyterian Church With United States Army Air Force, 1944-1946. Member Twin Lakes Country Club (board directors 1977-1979), Masons (32 degree), Shriners.

Background

McNair, John was born on August 10, 1926 in Glasgow, Scotland. Came to the United States, 1927. Son of Angus McColl and Jeanie (Nimmo) McNair.

Education

Student, Akron U., 1947-1949;student, Allied Stores Executive School, 1952-1954.

Career

Member sales staff, Allied Stores, Akron, Ohio., 1947-1951;assistant buyer, Allied Stores, Akron, 1951-1957;furniture buyer, Allied Stores, Akron and Cleveland, 1957-1970;vice president sales, Schubert Industries Inc., Akron, 1970-1980;senior vice president sales and marketing, Schubert Industries Inc., Akron, 1980-1989. Board directors Springwall Group Associations, Akron.

Membership

Active Boy Scouts American, Akron, 1956-1966, Indian Guides, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, 1960-1962. Chairman junior golf Soap Box Derby Rubber City Open Golf Tournament. Elder Presbyterian Church With United States Army Air Force, 1944-1946.

Member Twin Lakes Country Club (board directors 1977-1979), Masons (32 degree), Shriners.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, traveling.

Connections

Married Nancy Nelson, January 31, 1945. Children: John Paul, Jeanne Ann, Leslie Scott, Eric Munro, Margaret Lee.

father:
Angus McColl McNair

mother:
Jeanie (Nimmo) McNair

spouse:
Nancy Nelson

child:
John Paul McNair

child:
Jeanne Ann McNair

child:
Leslie Scott McNair

child:
Eric Munro McNair

child:
Margaret Lee McNair