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Manufacturing executive

John Leonard Hanigan was American manufacturing executive.

Background

Hanigan, John Leonard was born on August 15, 1911 in New York City. Son of John P. and Winifred L. (Brennan) Hanigan.

Education

Student, Stevens Institute of Technology, 1933. Graduate advanced management program, Harvard University, 1944.

Career

With R. H. Macy & Company, New York City, 1933-1935. With Corning Glass Works, New York, 1937-1962, vice president, 1953-1962. President Corning Glass Works Canada, Ltd., 1957-1962.

Executive vice president Dow Corning Corporation, 1962-1963. President, director, member executive committee Brunswick Corporation, 1963-1976, chief executive officer, 1966-1976, chairman executive committee, director, 1976-1983. Chairman board Genesco Inc., Nashville, 1977-1984, also board directors.

Director Allis-Chalmers Corporation, American National Can Corporation, Triangle, Indiana.

Connections

Children: Joan C., John F.

father:
John P. Hanigan

mother:
Winifred L. (Brennan) Hanigan

child:
Joan C. Hanigan

child:
John F. Hanigan