Log In

Russell Banks Edit Profile

financial planner , consultant

Russell Banks, American financial planner, consultant. Bar: New York 1961. Recipient award of achievement School of Business Alumni Society of City College of New York, 1977; Winthrop-Sears medal Chemical Industry Association, 1980. Member National Paint and Coatings Association (past president), American Management Association (general management planning council 1966-1995, former trustee, executive committee), Metropolitan Club, Sky Club.

Background

Banks, Russell was born on August 2, 1919 in New York City. Son of Thomas and Fay (Cowen) Banks.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, City College of New York, 1936-1940;Juris Doctor, New York Law School, 1960.

Career

Senior accountant, Selverne, Davis Company. New York City, 1940-1945;private practice, New York City, 1945-1961;executive vice president, Metropolitan Telecomm. Corporation, Plainview, New York, 1961-1962;president, former Chief Executive Officer, Grow Group, Inc.

(formerly Grow Chemical Corporation), New York City, 1962-1995;also director, Grow Group, Inc. (formerly Grow Chemical Corporation), 1962-1995;president, Russell Banks & Company Ltd., since 1995. Consultant Imperial Chemical Industries, PLC., 1995-1996.

Adjunct Professor business administration Baruch College, 1996-1998.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1961.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Managing the Small Company.

Membership

Member National Paint and Coatings Association (past president), American Management Association (general management planning county since 1966, former trustee, Executive Committee), Metropolitan Club, Annabel's Club, Sky Club.

Connections

Married Janice Reed, June 19, 1949. 1 son, Gordon L.

father:
Thomas Banks

mother:
Fay (Cowen) Banks

spouse:
Janice Reed