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chemical company executive

Mark J. Anton, American chemical company executive. Lieutenant United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member National Propane Gas Association (board directors), National Association Corporation Directors, 25-Year Club Petroleum Industry, Baltusrol Golf Club (Springfield, New Jersey), Short Hills Club (New Jersey), Mill Reef Club (Antiqua, West Indies), Bay Head Yacht Club (New Jersey), John's Island Club (Vero Beach, Florida).

Background

Anton, Mark J. was born on February 12, 1926 in Newark. Son of Mark and Adele (Buecke) Anton.

Education

Bachelor, Bowdoin College, 1951.

Career

Various management positions Suburban Propane Gas Corporation, Whippany, New Jersey, 1951-1958, vice president, 1958-1961, executive vice president, 1961-1963, president, chief executive officer, 1963-1979, chairman, president, chief executive officer, 1979-1983, chairman, president, 1983-1988. Executive vice president Quantum Chemical Corporation (acquired Suburban Propane Gas Corporation, 1983), 1987-1989. Board directors Chemical Bank New Jersey, Morristown, Home Life Insurance Company, New York City, Pittston Company, Greenwich, Connecticut.

Membership

Lieutenant United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member National Propane Gas Association (board directors), National Association Corporation Directors, 25-Year Club Petroleum Industry, Baltusrol Golf Club (Springfield, New Jersey), Short Hills Club (New Jersey), Mill Reef Club (Antiqua, West Indies), Bay Head Yacht Club (New Jersey), John's Island Club (Vero Beach, Florida).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Flying, golf, sailing.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Flower, October 31, 1953.

father:
Mark Anton

mother:
Adele (Buecke) Anton

spouse:
Elizabeth Flower