Robert Knoll Thomas Edit Profile
Electrical degree, Ryerson Institute of Technology, 1953.
Vice-president sales, Allen-Bradley Canada, Cambridge, Ontario, 1971-1973;
executive vice president, general manager, Allen-Bradley Canada, Cambrige, 1973-1976;
president, chief Executive officer, Allen-Bradley Canada, Cambridge, 1976-1979;
corporation vice president, president, general manager industrial control division, Allen-Bradley Company, Milwaukee, 1979-1981;
corporation executive vice president, Allen-Bradley Company, Milwaukee, since 1981. Director Rostone Canada Ltd., Elmira, Ontario, 1974-1977, Intergrated Power Systems Ltd., Houston, 1980-1982, Allen-Bradley Canada Ltd., Cambridge, Ontario,1971—. Chairman of the Board Allen-Bradley Company, Cambridge, Ontario, since 1981.
Director AB Stromberg, Inc., AB Denso Company Ltd., Tokyo.
Board directors Canadian Games for Physically Disabled, Cambridge, 1976. Chairman Can-Amera Games, 1976-1978. Board directors American Red Cross, Milwaukee, since 1981, Wisconsin State Council Economic Education, since 1982.
Member Canadian Manufacturing Association, Canadian Electrical Manufacturing Association, National Electrical Manufacturing Association, Rotary.
Married Catherine Ann McLeod, December 24, 1955. Children: Kimberley Ann, Carey Lynn, Robert Scott, Thomas McLeod.