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food company executive

Rushton O. Backer, American food company executive. Served to lieutenant United States Navy, 1944-1946.

Background

Backer, Rushton O. was born on April 8, 1926 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Henry Orlo and Dorothy (Rushton) Backer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of California-Berkeley.

Career

President, Marketing Systems Inc., 1959-1965;national sales manager, Barker Equipment Company, 1966-1967;president, Sizzler Family Steak Houses, Los Angeles, 1967-1980;vice chairman, chief strategy officer, Collins Foods International, Los Angeles, since 1980.

Membership

Served to lieutenant United States Navy, 1944-1946.

Connections

Married Ruth M. Murray. Children: Rushton, Regan, Melanie, Kevin.

father:
Henry Orlo Backer

mother:
Dorothy (Rushton) Backer

spouse:
Ruth M. Murray

child:
Rushton Backer

child:
Regan Backer

child:
Melanie Backer

child:
Kevin Backer