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information systems consultant

John Samuel Sayer, American information systems consultant. Achievements include direction of work leading to critical path method of planning and scheduling, technical word thesarus, microfiche, data base publishing. M C. Recipient Information Product of Year award Information Industries Association, 1973. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Association Information and Image Management, American Institute Information Science.

Background

Sayer, John Samuel was born on July 27, 1917 in St. Paul. Son of Arthur Samuel and Genevieve (Ollis) Sayer.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota, 1940.

Career

Section manager, E.I. Du Pont de Nemours & Co, Wilmington, Delaware, 1940-1960;executive vice president, Documentation, Inc., Washington, 1960-1963;vice president corporation development, Aurbach Corporation, Philadelphia, 1963-1965;executive vice president, Leasco Systems & Research, Bethesda, Maryland., 1966-1970;executive vice president, Leasco Information Products, Silver Spring, Maryland., 1971-1974;president, Remac Information Corporation, Gaithersburg, Maryland., 1975-1982;consultant, John Sayer Associations, Gaithersburg, 1983-1994;retired, John Sayer Associations, Gaithersburg, 1994. Numerous presentations in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include direction of work leading to critical path method of planning and scheduling, technical word thesarus, microfiche, data base publishing. M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Association Information and Image Management, American Institute Information Science.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Hughes, June 9, 1940. Children: Stephen, Susan, Kathryn, Nancy.

father:
Arthur Samuel Sayer

mother:
Genevieve (Ollis) Sayer

spouse:
Elizabeth Hughes

children:
Stephen Sayer

Susan Sayer

Kathryn Sayer

Nancy Sayer