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consultant , engineering executive

Philip Ward Madson, American engineering executive, consultant. Registered professional engineer, Ohio. Recipient Special award Kennedy Heights Community Council, 1984, Recognition Hamilton County Crime Prevention Association, 1983, Kentucky Colonel.


Madson, Philip Ward was born on August 27, 1948 in Atlantic, Iowa, United States. Son of Philip Ward and Pearl Elaine (Thomson) Madson.


Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Iowa State University, 1969. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Iowa State University, 1970.


Process engineer Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, 1971-1974, technical brand manager, 1974-1976, section head, 1976-1977, associate director, 1977-1979. Consultant engineer Raphael Katzen Associates, 1979-1984, vice president, 1984-1990, senior vice president technical and marketing, 1990-1992, president, 1993-1998. President, Chief Executive Officer, chief operating officer KATZEN International, Inc., since 1999.

Guest lecturer Alltech's Annual International Short Course, 1983-2004, Lallemand's Ethanol Technology Institute, since 2005, F. O. Licht’s World Ethanol Production Workshop, since 1999, founder, since 1999.


  • Registered professional engineer, Ohio.


Chairman Police/Community Relations Committee Kennedy Heights, 1978-1984. Chairman media response team Southwest Ohio Sportsmen's Association, since 1990. Chairman public relations committee Firearms Facts Committee, since 1991.

Founder, chairman Kennedy Heights Concerned Citizens, Cincinnati, 1979-1985. Member executive board directors Kennedy Heights Community Council, 1979-1984. Fellow American Institute Chemists.

Member American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Technology Association Pulp and Paper Industry, New Uses Council, Clean Fuels Development Coalition (executive boards, chairman member committee since 1999), American Chemical Society, International Institute of Distillers (founding board directors, vice president), Ethanol Producers and Consumers (member board directors since 2008), International Executive Service Corporation.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, hunting, target shooting.


Married Maria Concepcion Casamitjana, August 11, 1968. Children: Peter Wesley, David Philip.

Philip Ward Madson

Pearl Elaine (Thomson) Madson

Maria Concepcion Casamitjana

Peter Wesley Madson

David Philip Madson