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Holding company executive

John Hamilton Schuler, American holding company executive. Recipient Erskine Ramsay award Citizenship Group, Birmingham, 1969.

Background

Schuler, John Hamilton was born on October 15, 1926 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Son of Robert Eustace and Doris (Moughon) Schuler.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Management, Auburn University, 1952.

Career

Vice president operations, Anderson Electric Corporation, Leeds, Alabama, 1957-1959;executive vice president, Anderson Electric Corporation, Leeds, Alabama, 1959-1966;president, Anderson Electric Corporation, Leeds, Alabama, 1966-1969;chairman, chief Executive officer, Anderson Electric Corporation, Leeds, Alabama, 1969-1972;president, Schuler Investment Company, Birmingham, Alabama, 1972-1980;executive vice president, Steego Corporation, West Palm Beach, Florida, since 1980. Director Southern Research Institute, Birmingham, Palm Beach Ventures, Florida, WSEF Corporation, Palm Beach.

Achievements

  • Avocations: tennis; golf.

Membership

President, chairman Associated Industries of Alabama, Birmingham, 1962-1964, Birmingham Symphony, 1967-1969. President Alabama Opera Association, Birmingham, 1970. Member executive committee Republican Party of Alabama, Birmingham, 1964-1968, Society Four Arts, Palm Beach Preservation Foundation Executive Committee.

Member national finance committee National Republican Party, 1968-1972. Member Newcomen Society of America, AmSouth Bank, NA (director 1973-1981), Square D Corporation (director 1972-1978), First National Bank (director 1970-1981). Clubs: Mountain Brook, Birmingham Country (Birmingham).

Everglades Bath and Tennis (Palm Beach). Duquesne (Pittsburgh).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis; golf.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Locke, December 14, 1954. Children– George Augustus Mattison IV, Elizabeth Schuler Ogburn, John Hamilton Junior, Robert Eustace II.

father:
Robert Eustace Schuler

mother:
Doris (Moughon) Schuler

spouse:
Elizabeth Locke

child:
George Augustus Mattison IV Schuler

child:
Elizabeth Schuler Ogburn Schuler

child:
John Hamilton Junior Schuler

child:
Robert Eustace II Schuler