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marketing executive

Robert Slater North, American marketing executive.

Background

North, Robert Slater was born on June 11, 1938 in Chillecothe, Missouri, United States. Son of James Carr and Ruth (Slater) North.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Iowa State University, 1960.

Career

Territory manager molasses division Cargill Inc., Chicago, 1960-1962, district sales manager salt division New York City, 1962-1965, regional sales manager salt division Cincinnati, 1965-1970, marketing manager salt division Minneapolis, 1970-1972, director college recruiting, 1972-1975, advisory manager seed division, 1975-1976, regional manager salt division, 1976-1979, executive marketing director salt division, since 1979.

Membership

Instructor Project Business, Junior Achievement, Minneapolis, 1984, 85, 86. Division chairman United Way, Minneapolis, 1984. Race director July 4th Party-in-the-Park, St. Louis Park, Minnesota, 1983, 84, 85, 86.

Choir president Gethsemane Church, Hopkins, Minnesota, 1985. Board directors Menogyn Camp, 1987-1988, Minnesota Choral, 1987-1988. Member American Marketing Association, Sales and Marketing Execs International, Water Quality Association (membership chairman, marketing committee 1983-1984, public relations committee since 1985, board directors since 1988), Salt Institute (water treatment committee since 1984).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Running, biking, golf, boating, racquetball.

Connections

Married Linda Griggs, December 27, 1958 (divorced August 1965). Children: Margaret Lee, John Christopher, Andrew James. Married Noralou Sharpnack, July 9, 1966.

Children: L. Michael, J. Trent.

father:
James Carr North

mother:
Ruth (Slater) North

spouse:
Linda Griggs

spouse:
Noralou Sharpnack

child:
Margaret Lee North

child:
John Christopher North

child:
Andrew James North

child:
L. Michael North

child:
J. Trent North