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Willis Stewart Mcdonald

business executive

Willis Stewart Mcdonald, business executive. Recipient Scarsdale Bowl award, 1961. Member Carleton College Alumni Association (Achievement award 1953), Harvard Business School Alumni Association (Vice-President 1939-1940).

Background

Mcdonald, Willis Stewart was born on August 17, 1901 in Walnut Grove, Minnesota, United States. Son of Willis James and Isabelle (Stewart) Mcdonald.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Carleton College, 1922. Master of Business Administration, Harvard, 1925.

Career

With Nason Coal Company, Chicago, 1922-1923. Goldman Sachs & Company, investment bankers, New York City, 1925-1930. Assistant treasurer Warner Brothers Pictures, Inc., New York City, 1931-1953, vice-president, director Warner Brothers Theatres, Inc., 1931-1953.

Vice president, treasurer Stanley Warner Corporation, since 1953, director. Vice-president, director International Latex Corporation, since 1954. Director, member Executive Committee, vice Chairman of the Board Bituminous Casualty Corporation, since 1952.

Director Scarsdale National Bank & Trust Company Trustee Carleton College, Burke Foundation (chairman of the executive committee), convalescent and rehabilitation home, White Plains, New York.

Membership

Member Carleton College Alumni Association (Achievement award 1953), Harvard Business School Alumni Association (Vice-President 1939-1940). Clubs: Harvard Business School, Harvard, Scarsdale Golf, Town (past president) (Scarsdale).

Connections

Married Anna Cox Cleaveland, April. Children: James Stewart, Henry Cleveland, Eleanor Annual.

father:
Willis James Mcdonald

mother:
Isabelle (Stewart) Mcdonald

spouse:
Anna Cox Cleaveland

children:
James Stewart Mcdonald

Henry Cleveland Mcdonald

Eleanor Ann Mcdonald