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marketing executive , writer

Thomas Alexander Luckenbach, American marketing executive, writer. Member International Society Industrial Fabric Manufacturers (vice president 1983-1985, president 1985), Akron Rubber Group, American Chemical Society, Society Plastics Engineers, Sigma Xi.

Background

Luckenbach, Thomas Alexander was born on February 26, 1933 in Plains, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Technology Thomas and Anna M. (Brinko) Luckenbach.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, King's College, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Chemistry, Catholic University of America, 1958.

Career

Senior chemist Harris Research Laboratories, Washington, 1958-1961. Group leader Gillette division Toni Company, Chicago, 1961-1964. Research and development manager Huyck Research Center, Rensselaer, New York, 1964-1974.

Technical manager, group manager BF Goodrich Tire Company, Akron, Ohio, 1974-1982, assistant director of tire research Brecksville, 1982-1985. President T.A. Luckenbach & Associates, Silver Lake, 1985-1987. Director technical marketing Rheometrics, Inc., Piscataway, New Jersey, since 1988.

Director, technical advisory board Karis & Johnson Industrial Communications, Independence, Ohio, 1986. Board directors Concept Development Institute, Inc., Hudson, Ohio, 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor 40 articles to professional publications. Inventor folded fiberglass radial tire belt.

Membership

Member International Society Industrial Fabric Manufacturers (vice president 1983-1985, president 1985), Akron Rubber Group, American Chemical Society, Society Plastics Engineers, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, fine woodworking, photography, travel.

Connections

Married Mary Anne Yagodinski, May 16, 1959. Children: Thomas J., Robert J., Julie A., David P., Laura M., Caroline H.

father:
Technology Luckenbach

spouse:
Mary Anne Yagodinski

child:
Thomas J. Luckenbach

child:
Robert J. Luckenbach

child:
Julie A. Luckenbach

child:
David P. Luckenbach

child:
Laura M. Luckenbach

child:
Caroline H. Luckenbach