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Shoe manufacturing company executive

Leonard Robert Fisher, American shoe manufacturing company executive. Board directors Family Counseling and Guidance Centers; Member of World Federation Sporting Goods Industry (president 1980-1983), Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association (chairman 1978-1979), Belmont Country Club, University Club Boston.

Background

Fisher, Leonard Robert was born on November 16, 1922 in New York City. Son of Benjamin and Anna (Kleinstein) Fisher.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 1943.

Career

With Hyde Athletic Industries, Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1963^, assistant vice president, 1963-1966, vice president, 1966-1968, executive vice president, 1968-1977, president, Chairman of the Board, 1977-1985, Chairman, Board Of Directors, chief Executive officer, 1985^. Board of directors Family Counseling and Guidance Centers, 1984-1986. With United States Army Air Force, WorldWar II.

With Military Intelligence, Korean War.

Membership

Board directors Family Counseling and Guidance Centers. Member of World Federation Sporting Goods Industry (president 1980-1983), Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association (chairman 1978-1979), Belmont Country Club, University Club Boston.

Connections

Married Phyllis June Hyde, December 9, 1946. Children: John Hyde, Merrill Jane Fisher Gottesman.

father:
Benjamin Fisher

mother:
Anna (Kleinstein) Fisher

spouse:
Phyllis June Hyde

child:
John Hyde Fisher

child:
Merrill Jane Fisher Gottesman Fisher