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Malcolm P. Ferguson

company executive

Malcolm P. Ferguson, American company executive. Decorated French Legion of Honor, 1958.

Background

Ferguson, Malcolm P. was born on June 20, 1896 in Elmira Heights, New York, United States. Son of John C. and Ina (Fisher) Ferguson.

Education

Master of Engineering, Syracuse University, 1918. Doctor of Science, Syracuse University, 1956. Student, Navy Steam Engineering School, 1918.

Doctor of Laws, Michigan State University, 1962.

Career

Field engineer Eclipse Machine Company, Elmira, New York, 1919, assistant general manager, 1938. General manager Bendix Products division Bendix Aviation Corporation, 1938-1941, vice president, 1941-1942, group executive, 1942-1946, president, director, 1946-1965, chairman finance committee and director, 1965-1992. Director United States Rubber Company, Michigan Bell Telephone –°ompany, National Bank of Detroit.

Member board governors, executive committee Aerospace Industries Association.

Membership

Member Defense Industry Advisory Council. Board development council University Michigan. Member executive advisory council Michigan State University Graduate School Business Administration Ensign United States Naval Reserve, 1918-1919.

Member Society of Automotive Engineers, Institute Aeronautical Schools, Athletic Club, Economic Club Detroit, Masons, K.T., Tau Beta Pi, Phi Kapopa Phi.

Connections

Married Vera Kilmer, November 17, 1923.