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consultant , container company executive

Wilbur Melvin Rabinowitz, American Container company executive, consultant. President Rabinowitz Foundation, New York City, since 1967; trustee Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, since 1975. With Army of the United States, 1943-1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member National Association Container Distbrs. (past president), United States Power Squadrons(past commander), Explorers Club, Marco Polo Club.

Background

Rabinowitz, Wilbur Melvin was born on February 18, 1918 in Brooklyn. Son of Harry A. and Caroline (Simmons) Rabinowitz.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, Dickinson College, 1940. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1943.

Career

General manager, J. Rabinowitz & Sons, Inc., Brooklyn, 1945-1967; president, J. Rabinowitz & Sons, Inc., 1967-1981; president emeritus consultant, J. Rabinowitz & Sons, Inc., 1981-1995. President Metropolitan Glass & Plastic Containers, 1967-1981. Trustee Mendeleyev U., Moscow, since 1991.

Membership

President Rabinowitz Foundation, New York City, since 1967. Trustee Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, since 1975. With Army of the United States, 1943-1945, European Theatre of Operations.

Member National Association Container Distbrs. (past president), United States Power Squadrons(past commander), Explorers Club, Marco Polo Club.

Connections

Married Audrey H. Perlmutter, April 30, 1944. 1 child, Michael B.

father:
Harry A. Rabinowitz

mother:
Caroline (Simmons) Rabinowitz

spouse:
Audrey H. Perlmutter

child:
Michael B. Rabinowitz