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W. Roderick Stewart Edit Profile

Manufacturing executive

W. Roderick Stewart, American manufacturing executive. Recipient Citizen Year, Wyoming, 1987. Trustee Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services; Member of Maketewah Country, Cincinnati Chamber of C. (Small Businessman Year 1980), Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, Northport Point Golf, Cincinnati (Man Year 1979), Officers World Wars, Royal Jesters, Masons, Rotary, Shriners, Lambda Chi Alpha.

Background

Stewart, W. Roderick was born on March 22, 1916 in Norwood, Ohio, United States. Son of Raymond Forrest and Estelle Marie (Keller) Stewart.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, University Cincinnati, 1939.

Career

Owner, director Music Roderick Orchestra, 1934—1939. Vice president Cincinnati Lithographing Company, 1949—1963. Owner, president Concrete Surfacing Machinery Company, Cincinnati, 1963—1971, Bossert Machine Company, Cincinnati, 1963—1971, R & C Tool & Manufacturing, Amelia, 1970—1971.

With Bourbon Copper & Brass, Cincinnati, 1968—1971. President Stewart Industries, Inc., Cincinnati, 1971—1980, chairman board, chief executive officer, 1980—1987. President Printing Machinery Company, Cincinnati, 1976—1986.

Chairman board directors Stewart Safety Systems, Inc., 1981—1989. Chairman, director Greater Cincinnati & Kentucky. Chapter National Hemophilia Foundation, 1976—1980.

Delegate White House Conference Small Business, 1980. Trustee; Served United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Named Wyoming Citizen of Year, 1987. Member Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce (Small Businessman of Year 1980), Lambda Chi Alpha.

Clubs: MaketewahCountry, Northport Point Golf, Cincinnati (Man of Year 1979), Officers of World Wars, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association. Lodges: Rotary.

Connections

Married Dolores Faye Doll., April 15, 1944. 1 child Sharon Marie.

father:
Raymond Forrest Stewart

mother:
Estelle Marie (Keller) Stewart

spouse:
Dolores Faye Doll.

child:
Sharon Marie Stewart