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Wayne Barton Lyon

manufacturing company executive

Wayne Barton Lyon was American manufacturing company executive. Registered professional engineer, Michigan. Board governors, trustee Cranbrook Educational Community, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1984—2003; Member of Bloomfield Hills Country Club, Orchard Lake Country Club (trustee 1985-1990).

Background

Lyon, Wayne Barton was born on October 26, 1932 in Dayton.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University Cincinnati, 1955. Master of Business Administration in Marketing, University Chicago, 1969.

Career

Technology representative Union Carbide, Chicago, 1955-1962. Product development manager, vice president business development Illinois Tool Works, 1962-1972. Group vice president, executive vice president Masco Corporation, Taylor, Michigan, 1972-1985, president, coo, 1985-1996, also board directors.

Chairman, president, chief executive officer Lifestyle Furnishings, High Point, North Carolina, 1996-2000. Chairman Lifestyle Furniture International, 2000—2002. Retired, 2002

Board directors Masco Corporation, Taylor, Michigan.

Lecturer American Medical Association. Captain United States Army, 1955-1963.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Michigan.

Membership

Board governors, trustee Cranbrook Educational Community, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1984—2003. Member of Bloomfield Hills Country Club, Orchard Lake Country Club (trustee 1985-1990).

Connections

Married Maryann L., 1961. Children: Karyn, Craig, Blair.