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Sol Kittay

apparel company executive.

Sol Kittay, British apparel company executive. member Father’s Day Council, New York City; Member Southern Garment Manufacturers Association (board directors), Confrerie des Chevaliers du Tastevin, Commanderies de Bordeaux, Physicians Wine Appreciation Society (board directors).

Background

Kittay, Sol was born on November 6, 1910 in London, England. Son of Abraham Isaac and Rose (Darer) Kittay.

Education

Came to the United States, 1926, naturalized, 1926. Student New York University, 1926-1929.

Career

President Superior Mills, Piqua, O., 1945-1951. President, Chairman of the Board B.V.D. Company, Inc., New York City, 1951-1982. Chairman of the Board Phoenix Textiles Industries Ltd., Malta, 1965-1982, La Preparacion Textile, Barcelona, Spain, 1965-1982, Flexees International, London, 1965-1982, Arosa Hosiery Manufacturing Company Ltd., England, 1965-1982.

Chairman, president, chief Executive officer KDT Industries, Inc. Director Federation Bank and Trust Company. New York City General campaign chairman United Jewish Appeal, 1964.

Board of directors Beth Israel Hospital, Hillside Hospital, American Friends Hebrew U., Westchester Urban League. Trustee Horace Mann School. Member Father’s Day Council, New York City.

Membership

Member Father’s Day Council, New York City. Member Southern Garment Manufacturers Association (board directors), Confrerie des Chevaliers du Tastevin, Commanderies de Bordeaux, Physicians Wine Appreciation Society (board directors). Clubs: Harmonie (New York City).

Connections

Married Frieda Strauss, November 6, 1938. Children-Arlyne (Mistress.

father:
Abraham Isaac Kittay

mother:
Rose (Darer) Kittay

spouse:
Frieda Strauss

child:
Arlyne (Mrs Kittay