Log In

John David Childs Edit Profile

computer company executive

John David Childs, American Computer hardware and services company executive ( ind: manufacturing)computer hardware and services company executive. Served with United States Air Force Reserve, 1960-1966.; Member Association Data Center Owners and Mgrs. (chairman privacy committee 1975, secretary 1972-1974, vice president 1974).

Background

Childs, John David was born on April 26, 1939 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Edwin Carlton and Catherine Dorothea (Angerman) Childs.

Education

1 child, John-David. StudentPrincipia College, 1957-1958, 59-60. Bachelor, American U., 1963. Junior administrator Page Communications, Washington, 1962-1965.

Account representative Friden Inc., Washington, 1965-1967. Western sales director Data Inc., Arlington, Virginia, 1967-1970. Vice president marketing Rayda, Inc., Los Angeles, 1970-1973, president, 1973-1976, Chairman of the Board, 1976-1984.

Vice president sales Executive Business Systems, Encino, California, 1981-1987, senior vice president sales and marketing, 1987^. Senior associate World Trade Assocs., Inc., 1976^. President College Youth for Nixon-Lodge, 1959-1960, director state federation.

Member OHSHA policy formulation committee Department Labor, 1967.

Career

Junior administrator Page Communications, Washington, 1962-1965. Account representative Friden Inc., 1965-1967. Western sales director Data Inc., Arlington, Virginia, 1967-1970.

Vice president marketing Rayda, Inc., Los Angeles, 1970-1973, president, 1973-1976, chairman board, 1976-1984. Vice president sales Executive Business Systems, Encino, 1981—1987, senior vice president sales and marketing, 1987—2001, retired, 2001. Senior associate World Trade Association, Inc., 1976—2001.

Membership

President College Youth for Nixon-Lodge, 1959-1960, director state federation. Member Occupational Safety and Health Administration policy formulation committee Department Labor, 1967. Political director Council 76, American Federation of State, 2003-2004.

Served with United States Air Force Reserve, 1960-1966. Member Association Data Center Owners and Managers (chairman privacy committee 1975, secretary 1972-1974, vice president 1974, secretary supervisor committee).

Connections

Married Margaret Rae Olsen, March 4, 1966 (divorced). 1 child, John-David.

father:
Edwin Carlton Childs

mother:
Catherine Dorothea (Angerman) Childs

spouse:
Margaret Rae Olsen

child:
John-David Childs