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Biographies for Cincinnati executives past and present.



Biography. P&G Web Site

P&G CEO Front Runner Emerges. 21 January 2015.

Coolidge, Alexander. Procter & Gamble names 'team builder' as next CEO. 29 July 2015.

Coolidge, Alexander. Next CEO fights hunger with P&G ways. 13 October 2015.

Coolidge, Alexander. Hoping P&G's next CEO sets example. 13 October 2015.

TAYLOR, LAMONT Frischs Restaurant

Forty Under 40: Lamont Taylor. Business Courier 21: Sep 24, 2004 B13

TIPPMANN, JIM FRCH Design Worldwide

Demeropolis, Tom. Moving FRCH Forweard; Tippmann: Firm Want Piece of Emerging Markets. Business Courier 23 September 2011. 15-

TORBECK, TED                Cincinnati Bell

Ritchie, James. Growth is Top Priority, Says New Cincinnati Bell CEO.  Cincinnati Business Courier 8 February 2013. 

TURNER, CAROL Atrium Medical Center

Turner Tops Off Career; New CEO Climbed Ladder at Middletown Hospital. Business Courier, 21 January 2011. p.15+

TURNER, TIERRA KAVANAUGH Executive Courier Express LLC

Forty under 40: Tierra Kavanaugh Turner. Business Courier 20: 26 Sep 2003: S22

TYSOE, RONALD Federated Department Stores

The Man Who Bailed Out Bloomie's. Federated Department Stores CFO Ron Tysoe. Institutional Investor 1 April 1993

UPSON, MARK 1897-1979 P&G

Mark Upson. In "They Helped Shape Our City", 34-38.Cincinnati, Ohio: Oral History Foundation, 1992

URIBE, JORGE A. 1956 - P&G

Jorge A. Uribe.


Forty Under 40:Heather Valento. Business Courier 21: Sep 24, 2004 B11

VAUGHN, JASON Frisch's Big Boy

Coolidge, Alexander. Frisch's Big Boy names new boss. 14 April 2016.

VERDIN, INNES T. Verdin Company

I. T. Verdin: Pioneer and Innovator. Verdin Company Web Site.


True Steel, The Story of George Matthew Verity and His Associates. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merril Co., 1941

“George Mathew Verity.” American National Biography Online

George Mathew Verity. Dictionary of American Biography, Supplement 3: 1941-1945. American Council of Learned Societies, 1973


Forty Under 40:Jill Meyer Vollman. Business Courier 21: Sep 24, 2004 B11

VONDERHAAR, WENDY Intrinzic Marketing & Design Inc

Forty Under 40: Wendy Vonderhaar. Business Courier 21: Sep 24, 2004 B6

VORA, MAHENDRA Intelliseek Inc

Forty Under 40: Mahendra Vora. Business Courier 20: Sep 26, 2003 B20

Vora's 20-20 Vision: Entrepreneur has Amassed Portfolio ot Tech Firms. Business Courier 24 December 2010. p.11+


Steely Determination; Wainscott Headed Efforts to Put AK Steel on a Profitable Path. Business Courier, 3 June 2011. p.15+

WALDON, REA Downtown Cincinnati Inc

2000 Progress Awards: Rea Waldon, Waldon Builds Businesspeople. Business Courier 17: 27 October, 2000: 9B-.

WALKER, RYAN SharkBytes Inc

Forty Under 40: Ryan Walker. Business Courier 17: 28 April, 2000: 15B-.

WANAMAKER, STEVE Inspire Magazine

Forty Under 40: Steve Wanamaker. Business Courier 21: 24 September, 2004: B15

WARD, Corey Tom+Chee

Demeropolis, Tom. Success from Scratch: Tom+Chee Founders Chalk Up Chain's Growth to Abiding Simple Concept. Business Courier 7 December 2012.

WARM, JACOB JDL Warm Construction

Monk, Dan.  Fourth-Generation Owner Jacob Warm Brings New Openness to JDL Warm Construction. Business Courier 9 November 2012.

WARNER, MARVIN 1919-2002 Home State Savings Bank

Marvin Warner: Financier's Fall Affected Thousands. In "100 Who Made a Difference: Greater Cincinnatians Who Made a Mark on the 20th Century", 146-147. Cincinnati, Ohio: Cincinnati Post, 1999

Marvin Warner: Financier's Fall Affected Thousands. Cincinnati Post 27 December, 1999

WARREN, JOSIAH 1798-1874  

Josiah Warren. Biography. American Reformers. New York, N.Y.: H.W. Wilson, 1985

Josiah Warren. Dictionary of American Biography. Base Set, Vol. X, 483-484. American Council of Learned Societies, 1928-1936


The Cleaning Lady. Brandweek 20 April, 2009. Vol.15 Issue 16, p. AM4

WELLINGTON, KAREN Karen Wellington Design

Forty Under 40:Karen Wellington. Business Courier 21 Sep 24, 2004 B11

WELLINGTON, KENT Graydon Head & Ritchey

Forty Under 40: Kent Wellington. Business Courier 21 Sep 24, 2004 B13

WENZEL, PETE General Data

CEO Wenzel Used Layoff as Launchpad for General Data. Business Courier 17 August 2012.

WESTHEIMER, IRVIN 1879-1980 Big Brothers

Irvin Westheimer: He Was The First Big Brother. In "100 Who Made a Difference: Greater Cincinnatians Who Made a Mark on the 20th Century,", 248-249. Cincinnati, Ohio: Cincinnati Post, 1999

Irvin Westheimer Was the First Big Brother. Cincinnati Post 26 April, 1999


Great Living Cincinnatians: Robert Westheimer. Awarded in 1996


Great Living Cincinnatians: William J. Whittaker. Awarded in 1977


Thomas "Tom" Wilburn Jr. Great Living Cincinnatians. Awarded in 2015.

WILKOWSKI, TODD Keating Muething & Klekamp

Forty Under 40: Todd Wilkowski. Business Courier 21: Sep 24, 2004 B13


Forty under 40: Kristi Clement Wiliams. Business Courier 19: 23 Aug 2002: B14

WILLIAMS, WILLIAM J. Western-Southern

W&S's Wm Williams dies at age 93. Cincinnati Enquirer, 25 August 2009.

“Great living Cincinnatians: William J. Williams” Awarded in 1995


Christopher J. Wilson. Cincinnati Bell Web Site

WILSON, JACKIE Fifth Third Bancorp

Rank 32: Jackie Wilson, Fifth Third Securities Industriousness and a Love of Individual Equities Pays Off for Wilson. Bank Investment Marketing vol. 8, issue 12, December, 2000: 65-.

WINNER, MIKE Ohio Casualty

Winning Numbers. Smart Business Cincinnat/Northern Kentucky, Vol 5, no. 7 (August 2009). P. 14.

WIRTZ, KEITH Fifth Third Bancorp

Wirtz on the Money; Fifth Third Asset Management's Head Takes Clients Seriously. Business Courier, 13 May 2011. p.19+

WOESTE, BILL Great American Insurance

Business exec Bill Woeste, 89, loved family; INDIAN HILL - Bill Woeste was probably approaching retirement age before corporate buzz words "work-life balance" entered the lexicon. Cincinnati Enquirer 23 April, 2010.

WOJTASZEK, GARY J. Cincinnati Bell

Biography. Cincinnati Bell Web Site

WOLFE, JENNIFER Wolfe Practice

Forty Under 40:Jennifer Wolfe. Business Courier 21: Sep 24, 2004 B9


Former HR executive discovered his niche as FastSigns franchise owner. Business Courier 27 September 2010.

WYLER, JEFF Wyler (Jeff) Automotive Family

Highway to Success: Jeff Wyler Built Auto Business on Insight, Innovatioin. Business Courier, 11 March 2011. p.21+

YARELL, WAUGHNEY Speedy Signs and Apparel

Prevish, Val. From Side Business to Thriving Business. 14 January, 2012.

ZALLA, MARY Landor Associates

Watkins, Steve. Creative Force Mary Zalla Takes on New Role as Landor President. Business Courier, 26 August, 2011.

ZAPP, BOB Bank of Kentucky

Bank Busted Borders: Zapp Built Regional Powehouse from Humble Beginnings. Business Courier, 14 January 2011. p. 19+

ZESCH, ROB PARTsolutions

Parts Mart Thrives Online; Zesch's PARTsolutions Offers 3D Catalogs for Engineers. Business Courier, 8 April 2011. p.15+


Wetterich, Chris. Zicka 'Fell in Love' With Building Business Purely by Accident. Cincinnati Business Courier 19 September 2014.

ZIMMERMAN, EUGENE 1845-1914 Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton Railroad

“Eugene Zimmerman” Dictionary of American Biography Base Set. American Council of Learned Societies, 1928-1936. Detroit, MI: Gale Group

ZIMMERMAN, JAMES Federated Department Stores

Eckberg, John. Federated Ex-Executive Indicted. Cincinnati Enquirer 5 January 2005. pp.A-1

ZIV, FRED 1905- Fred Ziv

Fred Ziv: This Midwesterner Transformed Show Business. In "100 Who Made a Difference: Greater Cincinnatians Who Made a Mark on the 20th Century", 84-85. Cincinnati, Ohio: Cincinnati Post, 1999.

Read more: Former HR executive discovered his niche as FastSigns franchise owner | Business Courier

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