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Import/export company executive

Lothar Klestadt, American Import/export company executive. Member National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America (board directors 1972-1993), New York Freight Forwarders and Brokers Association (board directors since 1974, president 1983-1984), New York University Club (Board of Governors 1980-1990, chairman 1988-1990). M C.

Background

Klestadt, Lothar was born on December 28, 1917 in Buren, Germany. Came to the United States, 1937. Son of Rudolf and Ida (Alexander) Klestadt.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Traffic Management, New York University, 1944.

Career

Export clerk, S. Stern Steiner & Company, Inc., New York City, 1937-1938;import entry clerk, Kramer & Hauser, Inc., New York City, 1938-1941;assistant traffic manager, The Sweets Company of America, Inc., Hoboken, New Jersey, 1941;export traffic manager, Panatlantic, Inc., New York City, 1941-1946;vice president, executive vice president, president, Trans-World Shipping Corporation, New York City, since 1946.

Membership

Member National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America (board directors 1972-1993), New York Freight Forwarders and Brokers Association (board directors since 1974, president 1983-1984), New York University Club (Board of Governors 1980-1990, chairman 1988-1990). M C.

Connections

Married Berta Merker, May 3, 1953. Children: Gary L., Alan R., Peter W.

father:
Rudolf Klestadt

mother:
Ida (Alexander) Klestadt

spouse:
Berta Merker

child:
Gary L. Klestadt

child:
Alan R. Klestadt

child:
Peter W. Klestadt