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John Dwight Peterson, American investment company executive.


Peterson, John Dwight was born on July 20, 1933 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of J. Dwight and Mary Irene (Frisinger) Peterson.


Bachelor of Science, Indiana University, 1955.


With, City Securities Corporation, Indianapolis, since 1955;director, City Securities Corporation, since 1966;vice president, City Securities Corporation, 1968-1970;president, City Securities Corporation, since 1970;Chief Executive Officer, now chairman, City Securities Corporation, since 1979. Director Lilly Industrial Coatings, Inc., Farm Fans, Inc., Forum Group, Inc., Capital Industries, Duke Realty Investments.


Member James Whitcomb Riley Memorial Association, since 1965, Indiana Board Vocational and Technology Education, 1973-1981. Member career education action committee Indianapolis Public Schools, 1974-1980. Member Indiana University Athletic Board, 1971-1974.

President board directors Junior Achievement Central Indiana, 1979. Served as captain United States Army, 1956. Member Young President Organization, National Association Securities Dealers (district committee 8 1975-1978), Indianapolis Bond Club (president 1969), Sigma Chi.

Clubs: Marion County Varsity (chairman 1961-1971). Columbia, University (Indianapolis). Highland Golf and Country.

Lodges: Masons, Rotary.


Married Nancy Jane Browning, July 16, 1955. Children: Debbra Lee, John Dwight III, Penny Anne.

J. Dwight Peterson

Mary Irene (Frisinger) Peterson

Nancy Jane Browning

Debbra Lee Peterson

John Dwight III Peterson

Penny Anne Peterson