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electric and plastics manufacturing executive

Paul Griffith Richards, American electric and plastics manufacturing executive. Scholar Josephine Bean scholar, 1947. Member of Sigma Chi.

Background

Richards, Paul Griffith was born on September 25, 1922 in Madison, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Griffith and Marie (Chamberlain) Richards.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Utah, 1948.

Career

Research engineer Texas Company, Beacon, New York, 1948—1951. Director station data International Business Machines Corporation, White Plains, 1951—1960. Assistant director operations staff ITT, New York City, 1960—1968.

Executive vice president American Electric Company, LaMirada, California, 1968—1970. Vice president new products Rocketdyne/Rockwell, Canoga Park, 1970—1972. Consultant Grisanti & Galef, Los Angeles, 1971—1973.

President J. Wiss & Sons, Newark, 1973—1978. President, Chief Executive Officer Groman Corporation, Elkhart, Indiana, from 1978. Director Automatic Molded Plastics, South Bend, from 1981.

Lieutenant United States Navy, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations/PTO.

Membership

Member of Sigma Chi.

Connections

Married Kathleen Eleanora Camden, April 20, 1946. Children: Gary, Jeffrey, Kimberly, Mary.

father:
Griffith Richards

mother:
Marie (Chamberlain) Richards

spouse:
Kathleen Eleanora Camden

child:
Gary Richards

child:
Jeffrey Richards

child:
Kimberly Richards

child:
Mary Richards