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Machinery company executive

Percy Ralph Helm, American machinery company executive. Avocation: cars. M C. Board member Young Men’s Christian Association, Manitowoc. With United States Navy, 1944-1947, PTO. Member Milwaukee Athletic Club, Branch River Country Club, St. Stephens Club, Masons.

Background

Helm, Percy Ralph was born on December 25, 1926 in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. Son of Percy Ralph and Maria (Hardy) Helm.

Education

Student, Arizona State University, 1947-1950; student, University Arizona, 1949.

Career

Oiler, Arizona Sand and Rock Company, Phoenix, 1949-1951; sales trainee, sales representative, Depco Equipment Company, Marion, Ohio., 1952-1956; sales trainee, sales representative, Depco Equipment Company, Detroit, 1957-1961; director marketing, The Manitowoc (Wisconsin) Company Inc., 1961-1965; vice president, The Manitowoc (Wisconsin) Company Inc., 1965-1982; president, The Manitowoc (Wisconsin) Company Inc., 1982-1990; chief Executive officer, The Manitowoc (Wisconsin) Company Inc., 1988-1990; Chairman, Board Of Directors, The Manitowoc (Wisconsin) Company Inc., 1988-1993. Board directors Associated Manitowoc Bank, Associated Bank Corporation, Green Bay, Wisconsin, Wausau Insurance Company, Silver Lake College.

Achievements

  • Avocation: cars. M C.

Membership

Board member Young Men’s Christian Association, Manitowoc. With United States Navy, 1944-1947, PTO. Member Milwaukee Athletic Club, Branch River Country Club, St. Stephens Club, Masons.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cars.

Connections

Married Roberta Louise Hanson, November 24, 1951. Children: Robert William, Percy Ralph, Jane Louise, John Hanson.

father:
Percy Ralph Helm

mother:
Maria (Hardy) Helm

spouse:
Roberta Louise Hanson

child:
Jane Louise Helm

child:
Percy Ralph Helm

child:
Robert William Helm

child:
John Hanson Helm