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food company executive

William Edward LaMothe, American food company executive.


LaMothe, William Edward was born on October 23, 1926 in Brooklyn. Son of William John and Gertrude (Ryan) Latin American.


Bachelor of Arts, Fordham University, 1950.


With, Kellogg Sales Company, 1950-1960; product development coordinator, Kellogg Sales Company, 1958-1960. Assistant to president Kellogg Company, Battle Creek, Michigan, 1960-1965, vice president, 1962-1970, vice president, corporate development, 1965-1970, senior vice president corporate development, 1970-1972, executive vice president, 1972, president, chief operating officer, 1973-1980, president, chief Executive officer, 1979-1980, Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer, since 1980, also director. Board directors Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Upjohn Company, Grocery Manufacturers American.

Chairman county Better Business Burs. Inc., since 1990.


Married Patricia Alexander, June 24, 1950. 6 children.

William John American

Gertrude (Ryan) Latin American

Patricia Alexander