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Manufacturing executive

Roy Brown Unger, American manufacturing executive. Recipient MacMorran Memorial award International Sleep Products Association, 1986. 1st lieutenant field artillery United States Army, 1943-1945, PTO.

Background

Unger, Roy Brown was born on August 6, 1921 in Cleveland. Son of Mort A. and Lena (Brown) University.

Education

Bachelor, Cornell University, 1943.

Career

Sales manager Ward Products Company, Cleveland, 1945-1948, Sealy Mattress Company, Cleveland, 1948-1960, Paterson, New Jersey, 1960-1964. Sales director Sealy, Inc., Chicago, 1964-1968, vice president marketing, 1968-1977, group vice president, 1977-1981. President Serta, Inc., 1981-1982, president, chief executive officer, from 1982.

President Better Sleep Council, Washington, 1980-1982, 88-89. Board directors HMW Corporation, White Plains, New York.

Membership

1st lieutenant field artillery United States Army, 1943-1945, PTO.

Connections

Married Grace Friedman, November 13, 1943. Children: James, Steven, John, Susan.

father:
Mort A. University

mother:
Lena (Brown) University

spouse:
Grace Friedman

child:
James Unger

child:
Steven Unger

child:
John Unger

child:
Susan Unger