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Computer software company executive

Vinson Adair Parsons, American computer company executive. Elected commissioner Town of Weaverville Board Commissioners, 1994-2000. With United States Navy, 1953-1957. Member American Management Association, Finance Executives Institute, Institute Management Accountants (president local chapter 1969-1970) Clubs: Asheville Country; University (New York City); Bilt. Forest Community College.

Background

Parsons, Vinson Adair was born on October 22, 1932 in Frankfort, Kentucky, United States. Son of Richard Adair and Nina (Mefford) Parsons.

Education

AS, Mitchell College, 1959. Bachelor of Science, University Connecticut, 1960. Advanced Management Program certified, Harvard University, 1985.

Career

Auditor,, Price Waterhouse & Company (Certified Public Accountants), Hartford, Connecticut, 1960-1965; controller, Pervel Industries Inc., Plainfield, Connecticut, 1965-1970; vice president, controller, Akzo American Inc., Asheville, North Carolina, 1970-1971, 73-83; vice president, chief finance officer, Akzo American Inc., Asheville, North Carolina, 1983-1986; vice president, chief finance officer, System Software Associations Inc., Chicago, 1986-1989; also board directors, System Software Associations Inc., Chicago retired, 1990. Director American Tape Company, BRIntec Company, Control Technology Corporation.

Membership

Elected commissioner Town of Weaverville Board Commissioners, 1994-2000. With United States Navy, 1953-1957. Member American Management Association, Finance Executives Institute, Institute Management Accountants (president local chapter 1969-1970) Clubs: Asheville Country.

University (New York City). Bilt. Forest Community College.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Ann Peltier, June 2, 1956.

father:
Richard Adair Parsons

mother:
Nina (Mefford) Parsons

spouse:
Elizabeth Ann Peltier