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William Henry Heck Edit Profile

Hotel executive

William Henry Heck, American hotel executive.

Background

Heck, William Henry was born on July 15, 1948 in Terre Haute, Indiana, United States. Son of Louis William and Mary Elizabeth (Dougherty) Heck.

Education

Bachelor, Michigan State University, 1970.

Career

Trainee, analyst, manager, Sheraton Corporation, Boston, New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington, 1970-1975;general manager, Copley Plaza Hotel, Boston, 1975-1989;executive vice president, Hotels of Distinction Inc., Boston, 1975-1989. Board directors New England History Seaport Inc. Chairman advisory board school hotel and food administration Boston University, 1985-1987, member since 1979, instructor 1982-1983.

Membership

Lieutenant Ancient and Honorary Artillery Company, Boston, 1975. Founder, chairman Charles Fredy Wine Internship, Boston, 1985-1988. Co-founder, co-chairman Anthony Spinazzola Memorial Scholarship Fund, Boston, 1985-1987.

Member Boston Executives Association (president 1975-1977), Massachusetts Hotel Association, Boston Executives Club Chamber of Commerce, Confrerie des la Chaine des Rotisseurs (charge de presse 1987), Boston Hotel Association (board directors 1985-1989). Clubs: University (governor 1983-1989), Algonquin, Princeton Club of New York.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: dining, wine, squash, swimming, running.

Connections

Married Kathleen McCarthy, July 4, 1980. Children: Madeleine Claire, Mary-Frances, Juliana Kathleen, Louis William.

father:
Louis William Heck

mother:
Mary Elizabeth (Dougherty) Heck

spouse:
Kathleen McCarthy

child:
Madeleine Claire Heck

child:
Mary-Frances Heck

child:
Juliana Kathleen Heck

child:
Louis William Heck