Log In

Walter Ernst Edward Heinz Edit Profile

Chemical executive

Walter Ernst Edward Heinz was American chemical executive. Achievements include being a holder of 30 patents in field. Served as aviator United States Navy, 1942-1946. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, Alpha Chi Sigma.

Background

Heinz, Walter Ernst Edward was born on January 3, 1920 in Milwaukee. Son of Paulina and William (Krueger) Heinz.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1942;Master of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1948.

Career

Chemist, then section leader, Celanese Chemical Company, Corpus Christi, Texas, 1948-1962;technical manager, Ticona Polymerwerke, Celanese/Hoechst Joint Venture, Kelsterbach, West Germany, 1962-1964;market development management, Celanese Plastics Company, Newark, 1964-1965;manager formed plastic products, Celanese Plastics Company, Clark, New Jersey, 1965-1966;technical and production manager, Celanese Plastics Company, Greer, South Carolina., 1966-1969;director development, Celanese Chemical Company, Inc., Corpus Christi, 1969-1983. Teacher organic chemistry Del Mar College.

Achievements

  • Achievements include being a holder of 30 patents in field.

Membership

Served as aviator United States Navy, 1942-1946. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, Alpha Chi Sigma.

Connections

Married Gayle Virginia Hillegeist, March 29, 1946. Children: Richard Lee, Jenny Lee, Paula Stel. Married Bonnie M. Giltner, September 5, 1987.

father:
Paulina Heinz

mother:
William (Krueger) Heinz

spouse:
Gayle Virginia Hillegeist

spouse:
Bonnie M. Giltner

child:
Richard Lee Heinz

child:
Jenny Lee Heinz

child:
Paula Stel Heinz