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Ed Killian (Gold Bond Division)

  • 1948 – joined company as plant auditor
  • 1953 – management trainee - Clarence Center and subsequently held several plant management positions
  • 1964 – production manager – eastern gypsum plants
  • 1968 – director of company's Huron Cement Division and vice president, Manufacturing for Gold Bond Building Products Division
  • 1969 – assistant to chairman
  • 1973 – president of Gold Bond Building Products Division. Instrumental in moving the Divison to Charlotte, NC
  • 1978 – moved to Dallas Headquarters as corporate group vice president
  • 1982 – president and chief executive officer, National Gypsum Company
  • 1984 – retired

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