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diversified financial services company executive

Michael Louis Sanyour,, American diversified financial services company executive. Chartered Life Underwriter; Chartered Financial Consultant. Decorated knight of St. John's of Jerusalem; recipient Alumni award, Rutgers University, 1954, award, American Cancer Society, 1978-1979.


Sanyour,, Michael Louis was born on August 24, 1930 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Son of Michael Louis, Senior and Betty (Toobert) Sanyour.


Associate of Arts, Union College, 1952. Bachelor of Science, Rutgers University, 1954. Postgraduate, Rutgers University, 1982.

Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1956. Postgraduate, American College, 1992.


Vice president Harbridge House, Inc., Boston, 1956-1963, also director. Corporation vice president marketing Volkswagen American, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1963-1970. President, Chief Executive Officer Subaru American, Pennsauken, 1970-1975, also director, Wofac Company, Bridgewater, 1975-1982.

Executive vice president, director Science Management Corporation, 1975-1982. President, Chief Executive Officer, director Metrologic Instruments Inc., Blackwood, New Jersey, 1982-1985. President, chief operating officer, director Avant-Garde Computing, Inc., Mount Laurel, 1985-1986.

Principal, director Content Management System Companies, Philadelphia, since 1986. Board directors Philadelphia Film Society, since 2005, Philadelphia Shakespeare Festival, 1995—2006. With United States National Guard, 1948-1956.


  • Chartered Life Underwriter. Chartered Financial Consultant.


Trustee West Jersey Chamber Music Society, since 1983, president, 1987—1988. Councilman Moorestown, 1988—1998. Deputy mayor, 1999—2002.

Mayor, 2003—2004; board directors economics Pennsylvania, since 2005. Board directors Memorial Health Alliance, 1992—1997, American Red Cross Burlington County, 1989—1994, Coriell Institute Medical Research, since 1992, vice president, since 2002. Board directors World Affairs Council, Philadelphia, 1992—1998, Moorestown Community House, 2000—2006, Philadelphia President's Organization, 1994—1997, vice chairman, 1992—1993, chairman, 1993—1994.

Class secretary Harvard Business School Class of '56, 1986—1996. Member of L3, World Affairs Council Philadelphia, Automotive Organization Team, World President's Organization, South Jersey Chamber of Commerce (vice president, director), American Mensa Ltd., Harvard Club (New York City), Union League (Philadelphia) (board directors 1993-1997), Harvard Business School Club (Philadelphia) (president 1980-1981, chairman 1983-1984, director since 1984), Rotary (president Moorestown 1987-1988, board directors), Legatus, Delta Sigma Pi, Beta Gamma Sigma.


Married Therese Marie McCarthy, June 1, 1951 (deceased September 25, 2002). Children: Jeffrey, Mark, Jennifer, Florence, Norman, Ned.

Michael Louis Sanyour

Betty (Toobert) Sanyour

Therese Marie McCarthy

Jeffrey Sanyour,

Mark Sanyour,

Jennifer Sanyour,

Florence Sanyour,

Norman Sanyour,

Ned Sanyour,