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Insurance company executive

William Harold Agnew, American insurance company executive. Chartered Life Underwriter. Decorated Silver Star, Purple Heart.

Background

Agnew, William Harold was born on August 25, 1920 in Passaic, New Jersey, United States. Son of Arthur Maurice and Marion Kingsley (Tomlin) Agnew.

Education

AB, Amherst College, 1943;Master of Business Administration, University of Pennsylvania, 1949.

Career

Associate, Post & Kurtz Inc., New York City, 1947-1953;salesman, Ludlow Manufacturing Company, Boston, 1953-1958;vice president, Post & Kurtz Inc., New York City, 1958-1976;president, Post & Kurtz Inc., New York City, 1976-1985;Chairman of the Board, Osborne Post & Kurtz Inc., New York City, 1976-1985;senior regional director, Minet Professional Superior vena cava syndrome (formerly Osborne Post & Kurtz Inc.), New York City, 1985-1993;president, Post & Kurtz, Inc., New York City, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Chartered Life Underwriter.

Membership

Warden Calvary Episcopalian Church, Summit, New Jersey, 1970-1974. Trustee Police Athletic League, Summit, 1975-1977. Vice president Wilson School Parent-Teachers Association, Summit, 1975.

Chairman Boy Scout American Troop Committee, Summit, 1961-1964. Major United States Marine Corps, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Association of Advanced Life Underwriters, Canoe Brook Country Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bridge, golf, platform tennis, reading.

Connections

Married March 29, 1947. Children: Peter, Nancy, Susan, Elisabeth.

father:
Arthur Maurice Agnew

mother:
Marion Kingsley (Tomlin) Agnew

spouse:
March 29

child:
Peter Agnew

child:
Nancy Agnew

child:
Susan Agnew

child:
Elisabeth Agnew