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Rita Bernstein Weisler

beer distributing company executive

Rita Bernstein Weisler, American beer distributing company executive. Recipient Full Line Doctor award, Miller Brewing Company, 1979-1980, Miller Master award, 1982, 1984. Member of American Association of University Women (board directors Salisbury chapter 1964-1965), Rowan County Beer Wholesalers Association (chairman 1982-1984), National Beer Wholesalers Association, North Carolina Beer Wholesalers Association (board directors 1973-1977).

Background

Weisler, Rita Bernstein was born on December 22, 1926 in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. Daughter of David Weisler and Bella (Rephan) Bernstein Weisler.

Education

Bachelor, University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1947.

Career

Social worker New York Hospital, New York City, 1947—1949. Vice president Rowan Distributing Company, Salisbury, North Carolina, 1960—1966, president, from 1966, Parent-Teachers Association Frank B. John School, 1963—1964. Fundraiser Rowan County Heart Association, 1967—1972, American College of Surgeons, 1973—1974, United Way Rowan County, 1980—1985, United Arts Council Rowan County, 1984.

Active sisterhood Temple Israel, Salisbury.

Membership

Member of American Association of University Women (board directors Salisbury chapter 1964-1965), Rowan County Beer Wholesalers Association (chairman 1982-1984), National Beer Wholesalers Association, North Carolina Beer Wholesalers Association (board directors 1973-1977).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    White-water rafting, interior decorating.

Connections

Married Irving Aaron Weisler, October 23, 1949 (deceased May 1966). Children: Richard Harry, Ann, Paul Douglas.