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electronics manufacturing executive

Victor Caldwell Houk, American electronics manufacturing executive. Sloan fellow, 1954. Served to captain Signal Corps United States Army, 1942-1945, China. Member Tau Beta Pie.

Background

Houk, Victor Caldwell was born on July 12, 1920 in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. Son of Frederick C. and Ada Minerva (Caldwell) Houk.

Education

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, University Tennessee, 1942. Master of Science in Industrial Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1954.

Career

Marketing representative Radio Corporation of America Corporation, 1950-1984. Manager various departments Harrison, New Jersey, 1950-1959. Manager marketing various departments Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1959-1972.

Manager marketing closed circuit television, 1972-1984. Vice president marketing American Dynamics, Orangeburg, New York, from 1984, also board directors. Board directors Xybion Corporation, Ceder Nolls, New Jersey.

Religion

A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.

Politics

Every Christian should seek to bring industry, government, and society as a whole under the sway of the principles of righteousness, truth, and brotherly love.

Views

Every person needs the Church for spiritual and emotional care that enables to reconcile relations with God, with others, and with self.

Membership

Served to captain Signal Corps United States Army, 1942-1945, China. Member Tau Beta Pie.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, flying, sports.

Connections

Married Lucy Barker, January 30, 1925. Children: Susan, Steven, Jeffrey.

father:
Frederick C. Houk

mother:
Ada Minerva (Caldwell) Houk

spouse:
Lucy Barker

child:
Susan Houk

child:
Steven Houk

child:
Jeffrey Houk