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executive , retired plastics company executive

Tom Thomas, Canadian retired plastics company executive. Trustee Fraser Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 1977-1993; governor Massey and Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto, 1991-1992; board directors Toronto Symphony, 1986-1992, member Maestro's Club, 1984, member president's council Canada Opera Company, 1980, advisory council Toronto Symphony, 1995-2000, president Council Canada Opera, 1980-1995.

Background

Thomas, Tom was born on February 15, 1932 in Malang, Java, Indonesia. Arrived in Canada, 1954.

Education

Graduated from high school, The Hague, Holland.

Career

Junior manager Lever Brothers Limited, Toronto, Canada, 1954-1960. Senior manager Impac & Somerville Plastics, Canada, 1960-1964. Founder, C.E.O. Canada Cup Incorporated, Canada, since 1964, also board directors Canada, 1964-1993.

Retired, 1993. Inventor in field.

Membership

Trustee Fraser Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 1977-1993, governor Massey and Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto, 1991-1992, board directors Toronto Symphony, 1986-1992, member Maestro's Club, 1984, member president's council Canada Opera Company, 1980, advisory council Toronto Symphony, 1995-2000, president Council Canada Opera, 1980-1995.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, history, classical music, chess.

Connections

Son of Ferdinand and Elfrieda Emma (Macht) T. Married Jannie Chine Sneep, January 19, 1956. Children: Gregory John, Renée Sonja Elfrieda, Michael Grant, Thomas.

father:
Ferdinand

mother:
Elfrieda Emma (Macht) T.

spouse:
Jannie Chine Sneep

child:
Thomas