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Robert Francis McRae

apparel company executive

Robert Francis McRae, American apparel company executive. Served with United States Air Force, 1950-1952. Member Southwest Apparel Textile Manufacturers (president 1980-1981, officer, director 1975-1982).

Background

McRae, Robert Francis was born on July 16, 1932 in Brockton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Frank Harold and Helen Elizabeth (Sheehan) McRae.

Education

Student, University Texas, 1955. Bachelor, University San Francisco, 1980.

Career

Director inventory management jeanswear division Levi Strauss Company, San Francisco, 1969-1971, general merchandise manager jeanswear division, 1971-1973. Vice president international marketing, 1974-1976. President Asia/Pacific division, 1976-1978.

President Canada division, 1978-1981. Assistant general manager European division Brussels, 1973-1974. President Brittania Sportswear, Seattle, 1981-1982, Texas Apparel Company, El Paso, 1983-1985.

Executive vice president Izod-Lacoste Youthwear, Incorporated, New York York City, 1985-1988.

Membership

Served with United States Air Force, 1950-1952. Member Southwest Apparel Textile Manufacturers (president 1980-1981, officer, director 1975-1982). Clubs: Toastmasters (president Novato, California chapter 1968-1969).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, skiing, art.

Connections

Married Nola Grace Boyd, October 10, 1954. Children: Robert F. Junior, Kelly Ann, Brian E., Kevin M.