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real estate and investments executive

William Norman Wood Prince, American real estate and investments executive.

Background

Prince, William Norman Wood was born on October 25, 1942 in Tulsa. Son of William Henry and Eleanor (Edwards) William Polk.

Education

Bachelor, Vanderbilt University, 1964.

Career

Account executive, Needham Harper & Steers, Chicago, 1965-1968; brand manager, Armour-Dial, Chicago, 1968-1970; account supervisor, J. Walter Thompson, Chicago, 1970-1975; senior vice president, D'Arcy, Masius, Wynn Williams, Chicago, 1975-1977; chairman, F.H. Prince & Company, Chicago, since 1977. Board directors Anterior Cruciate Ligament Holdings Ltd. Advisor Arral Pacific Equity Trust, HongKong, 1987-1993.

Membership

Trustee Illinois Institute Technology, Chicago, 1982-1986, St. George's School, Newport, Rhode Island, 1980-1993, Comprehensive Employment Training Act/Window To The World, Chicago, 1989-1996. Auxiliary board The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, 1974-1992. Board directors Hubbard St. Dance Chicago, since 1990, chairman, 1993-1997.

Member Racquet (governor 1981-1987), Chicago Club, Old Elm, Racquet and Tennis Club, Shoreacres, Newport Country Club, Spouting Rock.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, windsurfing, traveling, oriental art.

Connections

Married Jonna Rosamond Leanard, Nov.7, 1967 (divorced 1983). Children: Scott Clarkson, Patrick Bernard.

father:
William Henry Polk

mother:
Eleanor (Edwards) William Polk

spouse:
Jonna Rosamond Leanard

child:
Scott Clarkson Prince

child:
Patrick Bernard Prince