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Instrument manufacturing company executive

John Franklin Reed, American instrument manufacturing company executive. Member Royal Poinciana Golf.

Background

Reed, John Franklin was born on August 10, 1917 in Winfield, Missouri, United States. Son of Claude F. and Inez (Crenshaw) Reed.

Education

University of California (Bachelor of Arts). University of Oklahoma (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

Industrial engineer, Tennessee Coal Iron Railroad Company, 1940-1942;time study methods engineer, McDonnell Aircraft Corporation, 1943;production planner, chief estimator, Fairchild Aircraft Company, 1944;joined, Manning, Maxwell & Moore, Inc., Stratford, Connecticut, 1944;works manager, Manning, Maxwell & Moore, Inc., Tulsaworks manager, Shaw Box, Crane and Hoist division, Muskegon, Michigan, 1951-1957;general manager, Instrument and Gauge division, 1957-1959;vice president, general manager, Instrument and Gauge division, 1959;executive vice president, Instrument and Gauge division, 1959-1962;president, chief Executive officer, director, Instrument and Gauge division, 1962-1965;president, director, Manning, Maxwell and Moore of Canada, Ltd., Galt, Ontario, 1962-1965;president, chief operating officer, Hupp Corporation, Cleveland, 1965-1967;president, director, Hupp Corporation, Cleveland, 1967-1968;president, chief Executive officer, director, Hercules Galion Products, Inc., Ohio., 1968-1969;president, chief executive, director, Canrad Inc., Newark, since 1969;chairman, Canrad Inc., 1976-1986;member Executive Committee, Canrad-Hanovia Inc., 1984-1989;also board directors, Canrad-Hanovia Inc., 1984-1989. Board directors Rhein Medical, Tampa, Florida, American Health Capital, Irving, Texas.

Membership

Member Royal Poinciana Golf.

Connections

Married Ann M. Walter, August 31, 1940. Children: John Franklin, James D., Thomas W., William C., Robert D.

father:
Claude F. Reed

mother:
Inez (Crenshaw) Reed

spouse:
Ann M. Walter

child:
John Franklin Reed

child:
James D. Reed

child:
Thomas W. Reed

child:
William C. Reed

child:
Robert D. Reed