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Microwave company executive

Theodore Shafick Saad, American microwave company executive. Chairman Concert Opera, Boston, since 1997. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (life; Richard M. Emberson award 1996), American Association for the Advancement of Science; member Microwave Society of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (honorary life; national lecturer 1972, Distinguished Svc. award 1983, Centennial medal 1984, Career award 1992).

Background

Saad, Theodore Shafick was born on September 13, 1920 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Wadie Assad and Mary (Shalhoub) Saad.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1941.

Career

Engineer, Sylvania Electric Products, Danvers, Massachusetts, 1941-1942;research associate radiation laboratory, Radiation Laboratory Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1942-1945;senior engineer, Submarine Signal Company, Boston, 1945-1949;vice president, chief engineer, Microwave Development laboratories, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1949-1953;engineering specialist, Sylvania Electric Products, Woburn, Massachusetts, 1953-1955;president, chairman, Sage laboratories Inc., Natick, Massachusetts, 1955-1993;retired, 1993. Consultant Horizon House Microwave, Norwood, Massachusetts, since 1958.

Membership

Chairman Concert Opera, Boston, since 1997. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (life. Richard M. Emberson award 1996), American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Member Microwave Society of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (honorary life. National lecturer 1972, Distinguished Service award 1983, Centennial medal 1984, Career award 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, reading, travel, music.

Connections

Married Afeefi Abdelnour, May 5, 1943. Children: Karen Jeanne, Janet Elaine.

father:
Wadie Assad Saad

mother:
Mary (Shalhoub) Saad

spouse:
Afeefi Abdelnour

child:
Karen Jeanne Saad

child:
Janet Elaine Saad