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soft drink company executive

Richard Sherwood Buckingham, American soft drink company executive. President, board directors Volunteer Center Southwest Connecticut, Stamford, since 1987; vice president Stamford United Way, since 1984. Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1953-1957.

Background

Buckingham, Richard Sherwood was born on July 20, 1932 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States. Son of Clyde Sherwood and Melicent Camp (Wilcox) Buckingham.

Education

Bachelor, Middlebury College, 1954.

Career

Division manager Continental Can Company, St. Louis, 1958-1968, general manager, 1969-1972, manager new business development New York City, 1972-1974. Manager national sales Luxo-Lamp Corporation, Port Chester, Connecticut, 1974-1977. Vice president Cadbury Schweppes, Inc., Stamford, from 1977.

Membership

President, board directors Volunteer Center Southwest Connecticut, Stamford, since 1987. Vice president Stamford United Way, since 1984. Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1953-1957.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, flying, tennis, travel.

Connections

Married Martha Virginia Hedeman, December 17, 1955. Children: Linda Buckingham Thomson, Stephen Sherwood.

father:
Clyde Sherwood Buckingham

mother:
Melicent Camp (Wilcox) Buckingham

spouse:
Martha Virginia Hedeman

child:
Linda Buckingham Thomson Buckingham

child:
Stephen Sherwood Buckingham