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Insurance company executive

Joseph Carroll Ladd was American insurance company executive.

Background

Ladd, Joseph Carroll was born on January 26, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Stephen C. and Laura (McBride) Ladd.

Education

Bachelor, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1950. Chartered Life Underwriter, American College, Bryn Mawr. Doctor in Business Administration (honorary), Spring Garden College, 1985.

Career

Agent, Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, Chicago, 1950-1953;staff assistant, Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, 1953-1954;manager Evanston (Illinois) branch office, Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, 1954-1960;director agys., Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, 1960-1962;manager Los Angeles branch office, Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, 1963;vice president sales, Fidelity Mutual Life Insurance Company, Philadelphia, 1964-1967;senior vice president sales, Fidelity Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1968;executive vice president, Fidelity Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1969-1971;president, chief Executive officer, director, Fidelity Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1971-1984;chairman, chief Executive officer, director, Fidelity Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1984-1989;chairman, director, Fidelity Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1989-1991;retired. Board directors Corestates Finance, Philadelphia Suburban Corporation, Philadelphia Electric Company.

Membership

Trustee Bryn Mawr Hospital. Trustee United Way of S.E. Pennsylvania. Trustee Philadelphia United Way, also general chairman 1978 campaign.

Board directors Philadelphia Young Men's Christian Association Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1945-1946. Member Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce (director, chairman 1979, 83-84), Philadelphia Country Club, Union League Club (Philadelphia), Summer Beach (Florida) Country Club. M C.

Connections

Married Barbara Virginia Carter, June 5, 1965. Children: Carroll, Joseph Carroll, Barbara, Virginia, William.

father:
Stephen C. Ladd

mother:
Laura (McBride) Ladd

spouse:
Barbara Virginia Carter

child:
Carroll Ladd

child:
Joseph Carroll Ladd

child:
Barbara Ladd

child:
Virginia Ladd

child:
William Ladd