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Textiles executive

Richard B. Wolf, American textiles executive. Achievements include patents for COLESETA yarn. Decorated Air medal, Distinguished Flying Cross. President Worcester (Massachusetts) Citizens Plan E Association, 1958—1959; Member of Knitted Textile Association (board directors), Harvard Club of Miami, Harvard Club of New York, Alman Flying Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Wolf, Richard B. was born on June 12, 1921 in New York City. Son of Charles and Rosalie (Zeamans) Wolf.

Education

Bachelor of Science summa cum laude, Harvard University, 1941.

Career

General manager MKM Hosiery Mills, Rochdale, Massachusetts, 1946—1961. President Colebrook Mills. division Bobbie Brooks, Hialeah, Florida, 1961—1976, Richland Mills, Hialeah, since 1976. Chairman Tintex, Inc., Opa Locka, Florida, 1986.

Captain United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for COLESETA yarn.

Membership

President Worcester (Massachusetts) Citizens Plan E Association, 1958—1959. Member of Knitted Textile Association (board directors), Harvard Club of Miami, Harvard Club of New York, Alman Flying Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Edith N. Wilson, October 25, 1943.

father:
Charles Wolf

mother:
Rosalie (Zeamans) Wolf

spouse:
Edith N. Wilson