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Manufacturing executive

Richard Alcoke Allen, American manufacturing executive.

Background

Allen, Richard Alcoke was born on March 9, 1932 in White Plains, New York, United States. Son of Kenneth D. and Helen (Kearney) Allen.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, Widener University, 1953.

Career

Production engineer, Electric Regulator Corporation, Norwalk, Connecticut, 1953-1954;service adjuster, Pontiac division General Motors Corporation, Boston, 1957-1958;sales manager, Star Steel Corporation, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, 1965-1971;general manager, assistant to president, General Builders Supply Company, Norwood, Massachusetts, 1972-1974;president, general manager, Joral Construction Corporation, Norwood, 1974-1975;management consultant, Joral Construction Corporation, Norwood, 1976;vice president, general manager masonry division, Plasticrete Corporation, North Haven, Connecticut, 1976-1978;president, chief Executive officer, Plasticrete Block & Supply Corporation, North Haven, 1978-1993.

Membership

Vice president Lake Morey Protective Association, Fairlee, Vermont, 1975-1977, president, 1977-1980, 82-83. Captain United States Army 1954-1957. Member National Concrete Masonry Association (board directors 1983), New England Concrete Masonry Association (secretary 1977-1978, treasurer 1978-1980, vice president 1981-1982, president 1982-1983), American Welding Society, American Management Association, President's Association, American Society Mensa.

Connections

Married Judith G. Palmer, April 24, 1954. Children: Gregory, Patricia, Douglas, Susanne.

father:
Kenneth D. Allen

mother:
Helen (Kearney) Allen

spouse:
Judith G. Palmer

child:
Gregory Allen

child:
Patricia Allen

child:
Douglas Allen

child:
Susanne Allen