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Paper company executive

Richard Louis Radt, American Paper company executive. Board of directors Wausau Hospital Center, since 1979, Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, since 1979. Aviation cadet United States Navy, 1951-1954. Member American Paper Institute.

Background

Radt, Richard Louis was born on March 9, 1932 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Louis Julius and Alice May (Hadin) Radt.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Illinois, 1956.

Career

With sales department, Remington Rand, Chicago, 1956-1958; paper mill trainee, Mead Company, Chillicothe, Ohio., 1958-1960; director Library. of Ideas, Mead Company, Chicago, 1960-1961; senior salesman, Mead Company, Chicago, 1961-1966; vice president marketing, Mead Company, Dayton, Ohio., 1967-1968; president, chief Executive officer, Valentine Pulp & Paper Company, Lockport, Louisiana, 1968-1971; president, Paper Group division Philip Morris, Milwaukee, 1971-1978; president, chief Executive officer, Wausau (Wisconsin) Paper Mills Company, 1978-1987; Chairman of the Board, Wausau (Wisconsin) Paper Mills Company, 1987-1988; president, chief Executive officer, Mosinee (Wisconsin) Paper Corporation, since 1988. Board directors M&I 1st American National Bank, Wausau, Wisconsin Valley Improvement Company, Wausau.

Membership

Board of directors Wausau Hospital Center, since 1979, Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, since 1979. Aviation cadet United States Navy, 1951-1954. Member American Paper Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bird shooting, tennis.

Connections

Married Barbara Ann Gerber, September 10, 1955 (divorced January 1968). Children: Jonathan, Jeffrey, James, Thomas. Married Judith Ann Pauls, February 2, 1968.

1 son, Michael C.

father:
Louis Julius Radt

mother:
Alice May (Hadin) Radt

spouse:
Judith Ann Pauls

spouse:
Barbara Ann Gerber

child:
James Radt

child:
Thomas Radt

child:
Jeffrey Radt

child:
Jonathan Radt