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investment banker

Walter Olin Nisbet, American investment banker. Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946.; Member Investment Bankers Association American (Board of Governors 1959-1963), New York, North Carolina (charter) societies financial analysts, Omicron Delta Kappa, Beta Theta Pi.

Background

Nisbet, Walter Olin was born on September 18, 1906 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. Son of Walter Olin and Eugenia A. (Heath) Nisbet.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Davidson College, 1928. Master of Business Administration, Harvard, 1930.

Career

With Interstate Securities Corporation, Charlotte, 1932-1969, president, 1950-1964, Chairman of the Board, 1964-1969. Vice president, director Sterling Investment Fund. Director, member Executive Committee Mineral Research and Development Corporation.

Manetta Cotton Mills, Mount Mitchell Broadcasters, Inc., Melodaire, Inc., Western Carolina Telephone Сompany, Thermo Plastics Corporation. Consultant Calvin Bullock, Ltd. Trustee Davidson College, 1949-1964, Board of Governors, since 1964.

Membership

Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946. Member Investment Bankers Association American (Board of Governors 1959-1963), New York, North Carolina (charter) societies financial analysts, Omicron Delta Kappa, Beta Theta Pi. Clubs: Kiwanis, Charlotte Country, City (Board of Governors), Charlotte Textile, Charlotte Executives (Charlotte).

Connections

Married Rebecca Wise Jones, August, 1931. Children: Mary Jane (Mistress Seddon Goode, Junior.

father:
Walter Olin Nisbet

mother:
Eugenia A. (Heath) Nisbet

spouse:
Rebecca Wise Jones

children:
Mary Jane (Mistress Seddon Goode Nisbet

Jr Nisbet