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Lawyer

Robert Evans Sessions, American lawyer. Bar: Tennessee. Decorated knight officer Order Merit (Italy).

Background

Sessions, Robert Evans was born on June 1, 1909 in Huntsville, Alabama, United States. Son of Robert Ernest and Yula (Stricklen) Sessions.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Alabama, 1930. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1933.

Career

Attorney, A.A.A., 1933-1934;attorney, director, Office Price Administration, 1940-1943;partner, Alderson & Sessions, management consultant, Philadelphia, 1945-1958. President Edward Dalton Company division, executive vice president, director, member Executive Committee Mead Johnson & Company, 1958-1962, senior executive vice president, vice Chairman of the Board Executive Committee, 1962-1964. President Robert E. Sessions, management counsel, 1964-1976.

President Krain & Canton Inc., 1965-1968. Chairman of the Board Esterbook Pen Company, 1967-1968.

Achievements

  • Bar: Tennessee.

Membership

Member Mayor's Public Building Commission. Director Old Philadelphia Corporation, inter-agency committee for metropolitan study. Member of the Chamber of Commerce Greater Philadelphia (president), American Marketing Association (national award for contribution field of theory in marketing, chairman national awards program), Delaware Valley Council (executive committee), American Management Association, Society for Advancement Management, Association Consultant Management Engineers, Franklin Institute, Newcomen Society, Merion Cricket, Philadelphia Country, Midday, Yale clubs.

Connections

Married Janice de la Croix, December 26, 1931. 1 son, Robert Evans.

father:
Robert Ernest Sessions

mother:
Yula (Stricklen) Sessions

spouse:
Janice de la Croix