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Alfred D. Chandler

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1918–)

Alfred Dupont Chandler was born in Guyencourt, Delaware on 15 September 1918, one of five children of Alfred Dupont Chandler and his wife, Caroline Johnston Ramsay. His...

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Alfred Sloan

Overview page. Subjects: Marketing — Management and Management Techniques.

(1875–1966)

CEO of General Motors. A pivotal figure, not just in the history of American business but also in the development of marketing. He joined General Motors in 1916 having...

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Alvin Toffler

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1928–)

Alvin Toffler was born in New York on 28 October 1928 and grew up in Brooklyn. He had decided to be a writer by the time he was seven ...

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Amadeo Peter Giannini

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1870–1949)

Amadeo Peter Giannini was born in San Jose, California on 6 May 1870 and died in San Mateo, California on 3 June 1949. Giannini was the son of Italian ...

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Amitai Etzioni

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1929–)

Amitai Etzioni was born in Cologne, Germany on 4 January 1929 to the German Jewish family of Willi and Gertrude Falk. Fleeing Hitler, the family settled in Palestine in ...

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André Benoit Mathieu Meyer

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1898–1979)

André Benoit Mathieu Meyer was born in Paris on 3 September 1898, the son of Jules and Lucie Meyer. He died in Lausanne, Switzerland on 10 September 1979. His ...

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Andrew Grove

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1936–)

Andrew Stephen Grove was born Andras Grof in Budapest on 2 September 1936, the son of George Grof, a businessman, and his wife Maria, a bookkeeper. He grew up ...

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Andrew Thomas Kearney

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1892–1962)

Andrew Thomas Kearney was born in Brockway, Pennsylvania on 5 July 1892, the son of James and Margaret Kearney. He died in Chicago on 11 January 1962. He married ...

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Annie Turnbo Malone

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques — United States History.

(b. 9 August 1869; d. 10 May 1957), black beauty businesswoman.

The dawn of the twentieth century witnessed the materialization of the black beauty culture industry and the...

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Arch Wilkinson Shaw

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1876–1962)

Arch Wilkinson Shaw was born in Jackson, Michigan on 4 August 1876, the son of James and Estelle Shaw. He died in Chicago on 9 March 1962. He married ...

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Armand Hammer

Overview page. Subjects: Art — Management and Management Techniques.

(1898–1990)

Armand Hammer was born in New York City on 21 May 1898, the son of Julius Hammer, a Russian immigrant, and his wife Rose. He died in Los Angeles ...

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Arthur Dehon Little

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1863–1935)

Arthur Dehon Little was born in Boston on 15 December 1863, the son of an army officer, and died in Northeast Harbor, Maine on 1 August 1935. He displayed ...

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Benjamin Franklin Goodrich

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1841–88)

Benjamin Franklin Goodrich was born in Ripley, New York on 4 November 1841 and died in Manitou Springs, Colorado on 3 August 1888. Goodrich was an ambitious man who ...

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Berle, Adolf Augustus, Jr

Overview page. Subjects: Economics — Management and Management Techniques.

(1895–1971)

Adolf Augustus Berle was born in Boston Massachusetts on 29 January 1895 and died in New York City on 17 February 1971. He received his BA (1913) and MA ...

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C. West Churchman

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques — Philosophy.

(1913–)

C. West Churchman was born in Mount Airy, Pennsylvania in 1913. He was brought up in a Quaker background which undoubtedly contributed to his enduring moral and ethical...

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Carl George Lange Barth

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1860–1939)

Carl George Lange Barth was born in Christiana, Norway on 28 February 1860 and died in Philadelphia on 28 October 1939. After technical training at the Horten Technical...

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Carpenter, Walter Samuel, Jr

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1888–1976)

Walter Samuel Carpenter was born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania on 8 January 1888 and died in Wilmington, Delaware on 2 February 1976. The son of an engineering...

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Charles C. Snow

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1945–)

Charles Snow was born in San Diego, California. He took his BSc in business management from San Diego University in 1967, and went on to receive a Ph.D. from ...

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Charles Edward Knoeppel

Overview page. Subjects: Management and Management Techniques.

(1881–1936)

Charles Edward Knoeppel was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on 15 April 1881 and died in Philadelphia on 29 November 1936. He went to school in Buffalo, New York, where ...

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Charles Eugene Bedaux

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Management and Management Techniques.

(1886–1944)

Charles Eugéne Bedaux was born in Paris on 11 April 1886 into a lower middle-class family. He committed suicide in a US military prison on 18 February 1944 while ...

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