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Manufacturing company executive

William Kalar Clark, American Manufacturing company executive. Named to Hall of Fame Western Floors magazine, 1960.

Background

Clark, William Kalar was born on February 7, 1921 in Prairie Lee, Texas, United States. Son of Archibald Fletcher and Bird Ella (Shanklin) Clark.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, University Texas, Austin, 1942. Master of Business Administration, Stanford University, 1948.

Career

Sales representative, Uvalde Rock Asphalt Company, San Antonio, 1948-1952;sales manager Azrock division, Uvalde Rock Asphalt Company, San Antonio, 1952-1959;vice president sales, director, Uvalde Rock Asphalt Company, San Antonio, 1959-1967;executive vice president, director, Uvalde Rock Asphalt Company, San Antonio, 1967-1974;president, board chairman (name changed to Azrock Industries, Inc.), Uvalde Rock Asphalt Company, San Antonio, 1974-1986;chairman, chief executive officer, Uvalde Rock Asphalt Company, San Antonio, 1986-1991;chairman emeritus, since 1991. Board directors Frost Bank, San Antonio.

Membership

Served to Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1948. Member Resilient Floor Covering Institute (president 1968-1970, director since 1967), National.Home Fashions League Foundation (board chairman 1977-1980), International Furnishings & Design Association Foundation (director since 1988), Phi Gamma Delta, The Argyle Club (Board of Governors, 1982-1984), The German Club, Order of the Alamo, Texas Cavaliers.

Connections

father:
Archibald Fletcher Clark

mother:
Bird Ella (Shanklin) Clark