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Publishing company executive

Robert Gibson Bowman, American publishing company executive. Decorated Bronze Star. President Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, Florida Major United States Army, 1941-1946. Member Connecticut Business and Industry Association (director 1970-1973), Norwalk Manufacturers Council (chairman).

Background

Bowman, Robert Gibson was born on May 28, 1921 in Mount Vernon, New York, United States. Son of Milton Strong and Margaret (Gibson) Bowman.

Education

Student, Dartmouth College, 1939-1940.

Career

With, C.R. Gibson Company, Norwalk, Connecticut, 1940-1941, 46-96;president, C.R. Gibson Company, 1954-1987;chief Executive officer, C.R. Gibson Company, 1975-1988;Chairman of the Board, C.R. Gibson Company, 1975-1996;chairman of the executive committee, C.R. Gibson Company, 1988-1996. Past Chairman of the Board Connecticut Public Expenditure Council.

Membership

President Riverside Theatre, Vero Beach, Florida Major United States Army, 1941-1946. Member Connecticut Business and Industry Association (director 1970-1973), Norwalk Manufacturers Council (chairman). Clubs: Wee Burn Country, Bent Pine, John's Island.

Connections

Son of Milton Strong and Margaret (Gibson) B. M. Bette Johnson, May 15, 1948. 1 daughter, Margaret Bowman Mack.

father:
Milton Strong Bowman

mother:
Margaret (Gibson) Bowman

spouse:
Bette Johnson