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Foreign service officer , Corporate execuitve

Ralph Chester Meima, American Corporate execuitve, former foreign service officer. Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946.


Meima,, Ralph Chester was born on March 29, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Ralph Chester and Grace Georgine (Larson) Meima.


Bachelor, University Americans, Mexico City, 1952. Master of Business Administration, American University, 1964.


With Carborundum Company, Perth Amboy, 1952-1953, Johns-Manville Corporation, New York City, 1953-1958, Security Storage Company, Washington, 1958-1961, Department of Commerce, 1961-1968. Joined United States Foreign Service, 1968. Consul general Marseille, France, 1977-1980.

On loan export development consultant State of Maryland, 1980-1982. President Atlantic Eastern Corporation, 1982-1987, Phoenix International Marketing Corporation, 1987-1989. President, chief executive officer FTI Inc., Annapolis, Maryland, 1989-1995.

President DERCO, Inc., Baltimore, 1995—2002. In government relations iJET Travel Risk Management, Inc. With United States Navy, 1945-1946.


Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946.


Married Elizabeth B. Frazier, 1994. Children from previous marriage: Ralph Chester III, Stephen H.

Ralph Chester Meima

Grace Georgine (Larson) Meima

Elizabeth B. Frazier

Ralph Chester III Meima

Stephen H. Meima