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building materials company executive

Ralph Conrad Robinson, Canadian, American building materials company executive. Recipient Craftsman award American Institute of Architects, Seattle, 1964.

Background

Robinson, Ralph Conrad was born on February 18, 1922 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Son of Ralph Conrad and Helen Herschel (Henderson) Robinson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Geology, University Washington, 1946.

Career

Assistant manager Olympian Precast, Inc. (formerly Olympian Stone Company), Seattle, 1947-1955, vice president production, 1955-1965, president, chief executive officer Redmond, Washington, 1965-1988, vice president marketing, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee building materials.

Membership

Served to staff sergeant United States Air Force, 1944-1946, China. Member American Concrete Institute (committee chairman), American Society for Testing and Materials (committee chairman), Construction Specifications Institute (President's award 1976, 79), The Concrete Society, Redmond Chamber of Commerce (president 1972), Interclub Boating Association Washington (director). Clubs: Meyden Bauer Bay Yacht (Bellevue, Washington) (commodore 1983), Bellevue Athletic (Washington).

Lodges: Rotary.

Connections

Married Mary Elizabeth Swartz, January 3, 1947. Children: Judith Carolyn, Kathryn Louise.

father:
Ralph Conrad Robinson

mother:
Helen Herschel (Henderson) Robinson

spouse:
Mary Elizabeth Swartz

child:
Judith Carolyn Robinson

child:
Kathryn Louise Robinson