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Manufacturing executive

Richard Edward Adams, American Manufacturing executive ( ind: manufacturing)manufacturing executive. Recipient Homer award St. Louis Home Builders Association, 1969, Product Presentation award, 1977, Product Management award, 1978. Member Hoo-Hoo International, Compass Organisation (founder).


Adams, Richard Edward was born on June 25, 1936 in Sullivan, Missouri, United States. Son of Woodrow Carl and Helen Elizabeth Adams.


Student public schools, Normandy, Missouri.


Salesman, Bevo Realty Company, St. Louis, 1955-1961. Archtl.draftsman Saul Dien-Architect, Olivette, Missouri, 1961-1963. Prefabrication draftsman County Lumber Company, Hazelwood, Missouri, 1963-1964.

Manager engring.dept. Southern Cross Lumber Company, Hazelwood, 1964-1972, production manager, 1972-1975. General manager, sales manager Chromalloy Building Products, Hazelwood, 1975-1981.

Vice-president, director United States operations Gainsborough Hardware Industries, Inc., Chesterfield, Missouri, 1981. Architectural and design consultant Committeeman, Boy Scouts American, 1975-1978, cubmaster, 1976-1977. Co-chairman United Way, 1973-1978.


Member of Compass Organization (founder), Hoo-Hoo International.


Married Janet Janet Marie Vie, April 23, 1955. Children: Paul Matthew, Dawn Kathleen, Mark Edward.

Woodrow Carl

Helen Elizabeth Adams

Janet Janet Marie Vie

Paul Matthew Adams

Dawn Kathleen Adams

Mark Edward Adams