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business executive

Lansing P. Shield, business executive. award, 1957. Member State Chamber Hy. Commission, 1956; Member Hall of Fame in Distribution; Member International Association Chain Stores (president since 1956), National Association Food Chains (director, past chairman), New Jersey Chamber of Commerce (president), Honorary Scholastic Society of New York University, Downtown Association.

Background

Shield, Lansing P. was born on April 8, 1896 in New York, United States. Son of Frederich Kienholtz Schild and Lillie Helena Kull.

Education

President and director Grand Union Company. Director and member Executive Committee American Re-Insurance Company. Director Federal Reserve Bank New York, Prudential Insurance Company, Carroll’s Ltd., Square Deal Market Company of Washington, Inc.

Eastern Shopping Centers, Inc.

Career

President and dir; director and mem. Director Federal Reserve Bank New York, Prudential Ins. Director New Jersey Symphony Orchestra.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor to mags.

Membership

Member State Chamber Hy. Commission, 1956; Member Hall of Fame in Distribution. Member International Association Chain Stores (president since 1956), National Association Food Chains (director, past chairman), New Jersey Chamber of Commerce (president), Honorary Scholastic Society of New York University, Downtown Association.

Clubs: University, Ridgewood Country. Served Second lieutenant, United States Air Corps, 1917-1918. Inventor Food-O-Mat.

Connections

Married Gladys Byrd, September 24, 1924 (deceased.; married second, Margaret Gottsberger Karst, September 23, 1948. Children: Lansing P. II (deceased), Evelyn (Mistress O’Neal).

father:
Frederich Kienholtz Schild

mother:
Lillie Helena Kull

spouse:
Margaret Gottsberger Karst

spouse:
Gladys Byrd

child:
Lansing P. II Shield (deceased)

child:
Evelyn Shield (Mistress O’Neal)