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Manufacturing company executive

John Jacob Tanis, American manufacturing company executive. Avocations: golf, tennis, fishing. M C. Board trustees Health Cleveland With United States Navy, 1944-1945. Member Union Club, Westwood Country Club (president Rocky River 1984-1985), Quail Creek Country Club, Naples Bath and Tennis Club, Masons.

Background

Tanis, John Jacob was born on August 25, 1926 in Prospect Park, New Jersey, United States. Son of John and Jennie (Ver Voorn) Tanis.

Education

Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Case Institute of Technology, 1949. Certified advanced management program, Harvard University, 1970.

Career

Regional manager, E. F. Hauserman Company, Cleveland, 1952-1966;president, Figgie International, Cleveland, 1966-1973;president, chief Executive officer, United Screw and Bolt Corporation, North Olmstead, Ohio., 1973-1995. Board directors Bank One, Cleveland, N.A., United Screw & Bolt Company.

Achievements

  • Avocations: golf, tennis, fishing. M C.

Membership

Board trustees Health Cleveland With United States Navy, 1944-1945. Member Union Club, Westwood Country Club (president Rocky River 1984-1985), Quail Creek Country Club, Naples Bath and Tennis Club, Masons.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, tennis, fishing.

Connections

Married Janice Helen Eggleston, April 1, 1950 (deceased October 1971). Children: Carrie, John, David. Married Nancy Jane Young, October 7, 1972.

father:
John Tanis

mother:
Jennie (Ver Voorn) Tanis

spouse:
Janice Helen Eggleston

spouse:
Nancy Jane Young

child:
Carrie Tanis

child:
John Tanis

child:
David Tanis