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Hotel executive

Richard Wilson Barger, American Hotel executive. Member county Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, New York; Member Boston City of C., Boston Convention Bureau (director), Cornell Univercity Alumni Fund, Sigma Chi.

Background

Barger, Richard Wilson was born on August 16, 1934 in Cleveland. Son of Harold Wilson and Blanche (Smith) Barger.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1956.

Career

Resident manager, Sheraton Cleveland Hotel, 1964-1967;general manager, Sheraton Biltmore Hotel, Providence, 1967-1968;general manager, Sheraton Peabody Hotel, Memphis, 1968-1969;general manager, Sheraton Boston Hotel, 1969-1972;vice president, regional manager, Sheraton Corporation, Boston, 1972-1979;chairman, Barger Hotel Corporation, Boston, since 1979;chairman, Conference Planning Association, since 1987. Consultant, lecturer hotel administrators.

Membership

Member county Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, New York. Member Boston City of C., Boston Convention Bureau (director), Cornell Univercity Alumni Fund, Sigma Chi.

Connections

Married Barbara K. Schroeder, July 20, 1963. Children: Scott Wilson, Christopher Armon.

father:
Harold Wilson Barger

mother:
Blanche (Smith) Barger

spouse:
Barbara K. Schroeder

child:
Scott Wilson Barger

child:
Christopher Armon Barger