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marketing executive

William Lewis Fish, American marketing executive. Named Man of Year, Fort Wayne Association Purchasing Management, 1981-1982. Member of Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce, Fort Wayne Purchasing Association (president 1981-1983), Fort Wayne Minority Council 1981-1983, Indiana Minority Council (board directors 1980-1983), National Association Purchasing Management (national vice president), Elks Club.

Background

Fish, William Lewis was born on April 7, 1943 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles Henry and Lillian (Scudder) Fish.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Tri-State University, 1966.

Career

Foreman General Motors Company, Kokomo, Indiana, 1966—1967. Buyer Diamond Shamrock, Painesville, Ohio, 1967—1974. Purchasing agent Clow Company, Oskaloosa, Iowa, 1974—1975, Elliott Company, Jeannette, Pennsylvania, 1975—1977.

Manager purchasing Phelps Dodge Corporation, Fort Wayne, Indiana, since 1977.

Membership

Member of Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce, Fort Wayne Purchasing Association (president 1981-1983), Fort Wayne Minority Council 1981-1983, Indiana Minority Council (board directors 1980-1983), National Association Purchasing Management (national vice president), Elks Club.

Connections

Married Karen L. Gardner, November 27, 1982. Children: Maurisa, Jacob;children: Jason, Michelle.

father:
Charles Henry Fish

mother:
Lillian (Scudder) Fish

spouse:
Karen L. Gardner

child:
Michelle Fish

child:
Jacob;children: Jason Fish

child:
Maurisa Fish