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business executive , retail management consultant

Murray A. Candib, Business executive, retail management consultant. Brandeis U. fellow, 1966; recipient Human Relations award American Jewish Committee, National Community Service award Jewish Theological Seminary of America, 1965, Man of Year award Mental Health Clinic, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City, Man ofYr. award Boys Wear Industry of New York, Hall of Fame award University Massachusetts.

Background

Candib, Murray A. was born on September 16, 1915 in Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Jacob and Fannie (Einbinder) Candib.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Boston University, 1950.

Career

Founder, King's Department Store Inc., 1949; President, Canco Enterprises, Worcester, Massachusetts.

Achievements

  • Founded the first self-service department stores and pioneered the industry. Subject of articles in Fortune Magazine, Harvard Business Review and other professional journals.

Membership

Founder, life trustee, society member Mount Sinai Hospital, Miami Beach, Florida. Benefactor Miami Heart Institute. Charter member Republican Presidential Task Force, since 1981, United States Senatorial Club, since 1981, National Republican Senatorial Committee.

Member Florida Victory Committee. Member American Heart Association, Shriners, Masons, Westview Country Club Miami.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, golf, painting, boating.

Connections

Married Claudette Aggie, October 8, 1972 (deceased December 1991). Children: Nancy, Rachel, David, Caroline. Married Maureen Davis, July 30, 1995.

father:
Jacob Candib

mother:
Fannie (Einbinder) Candib

spouse:
Claudette Aggie

spouse:
Maureen Davis

child:
David Candib

child:
Rachel Candib

child:
Nancy Candib

child:
Caroline Candib