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computer design and manufacturing executive

Philip Lloyd Read, American computer design and manufacturing executive. Member American Physical Society.

Background

Read, Philip Lloyd was born on January 9, 1932 in Flint, Michigan, United States. Son of Harry Samuel and Maude Elizabeth (Jones) Read.

Education

AB, Oberlin College, 1953. Master of Science in Physics, University Michigan, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University Michigan, 1961.

Career

Physicist General Electric, Schenectady, New York, 1960-1967, manager Milwaukee, 1967-1970, general manager, 1970-1975. Corporation vice president, division general manager Computervision Corporation, Bedford, Massachusetts, 1975-1981, senior vice president, chief operating officer, 1981-1983, senior vice president, 1983-1988, also board directors.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

Membership

Member American Physical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, tennis.

Connections

Married Ann Elizabeth Goodall, June 23, 1956. Children: Thomas, Elizabeth, Jane.

father:
Harry Samuel Read

mother:
Maude Elizabeth (Jones) Read

spouse:
Ann Elizabeth Goodall

child:
Thomas Read

child:
Elizabeth Read

child:
Jane Read