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Robert Alton Adams

venture capital executive , financial consultant

Robert Alton Adams, American venture capital executive, financial consultant. Achievements include patent for ergot alkaloid production, 1960. Active Republican National Committee, Washington, 1984; co-chairman finance committee Jack Eckerd Gubernatorial Campaign, Florida, 1978; Member of National Association Realtors, American Society Microbiology, American Chemical Society.

Background

Adams, Robert Alton was born on August 10, 1927 in Watertown, New York, United States. Son of Alton Haas and Ruth Mona (Kissel) Adams.

Education

Bachelor, Syracuse University, 1950. Master of Science, Syracuse University, 1952. Doctor of Philosophy in Microbiology, University Nancy, France, 1955.

Master of Business Administration, Indiana University, 1966.

Career

Research microbiologist Miles Laboratories, Elkhart, Indiana, 1955—1963, information scientist, 1963—1964. Investment analyst Dow Chemical Company, Midland, Michigan, 1964—1974. President Venture Capital Management Corporation, Satellite Beach, Florida, since 1974.

Executive vice president Freedom Exports, Inc., Satellite Beach. Director Engineering Plastics, Inc., Gainesville, Florida, Sundan, Inc., Indialantic, Florida. President Property Exchange, Inc., Melbourne, Florida, since 1980.

With United States Army, 1946-1947.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patent for ergot alkaloid production, 1960.

Membership

Active Republican National Committee, Washington, 1984. Co-chairman finance committee Jack Eckerd Gubernatorial Campaign, Florida, 1978. Member of National Association Realtors, American Society Microbiology, American Chemical Society.

Connections

Married Antonina Mikiczenko, June 16, 1962. Children: Alexandra, Christina.

father:
Alton Haas Adams

mother:
Ruth Mona (Kissel) Adams

spouse:
Antonina Mikiczenko

children:
Alexandra Adams

Christina Adams