Russell Berg

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Russell S. Berg was born on January 27, 1961, in New York, the son of Florence and Harry, and the brother of David, Michael and Cynthia. He graduated from Westwood High School in Westwood, NJ, in 1979 and Rutgers University in 1983 with bachelor’s degrees in Business Administration and English. That same year, Russell joined […]

Robert Boutin

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Robert F. Boutin was born in Chicago on January 23, 1948, to Elsie and Walter. Following his 1965 graduation from Tilden Technical High School, Bob attended Roosevelt University, earning a B.A. in Mathematics and a B.S. in Chemistry in 1970 and an MBA in 1976, all while obtaining his commercial charter pilot’s/ instructor’s license. He […]

Keith McDaniel

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On July 26, 1958, in Tonawanda, NY, Keith W. McDaniel was born to Louise and Harold, and grew up with sisters Mary and Kelli. He graduated in 1976 from Tonawanda High School and married his high school sweetheart, Janet Dalton, two years later. They are the parents of Brian, Lisa and Michele, and the grandparents […]

Michael Koch

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On March 26, 1957, in Detroit, Michael L. Koch was born to Margaret and Harold. He graduated from Notre Dame High School in Harper Woods, in 1975. In 1973, Mike responded to a newspaper advertisement for a part-time Post-Production Cleaner at Morley Candy Makers in East Detroit. After graduation, he returned to the company as […]

Michael Rosenberg

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Michael G. Rosenberg was born on May 23, 1959, to Marion and Kurt in New York. His siblings are Paul, Donna and Dorette. While attending Ridgewood High School, he worked part-time in the warehouse of Rosenberg & Berlin, a candy import and distribution company founded by his father and grandfather. He graduated from Ridgewood High […]

Michael Rainey

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John Michael Rainey was born in Topeka, KS, on July 16, 1946, to Edith and Norman. Mike graduated in 1964 from Central High School in St. Joseph, MO, and enrolled in Missouri State University in Springfield, earning a B.A. in History in 1969. After graduation, he joined the Del Monte Corp. as a Retail Sales […]

John Scardina

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John A. Scardina was born January 3, 1963, in Chicago to Letitzia and Frank. His brothers are Anthony, Frankie and Mike. He graduated from Gordon Technical High School in 1981 and attended Wilbur Wright, Jr. College in Chicago, majoring in business. At age 12, John began working as a stock boy and bagger for a […]

Dennis R. Witzel

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Dennis R. Witzel was born in Huron, SD, on October 31, 1946, to Dorothy and Vern. After graduation from Huron High School in 1964, he entered the U.S. Army and was eventually assigned to the 518th Adjutant General Personnel Service Corps in Cam Ranh Bay, South Vietnam. Among his service awards are the Vietnam Service, […]

Leo Tanis

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Leonard Johannes Tanis was born in Scheidam, Netherlands, on January 9, 1959, to Herdika Ter Braak and Nees. He attended technical school in 1973 and began his career in the family business in 1976 as a welder trainee at Gbr Ter Braak, a maker of confectionery processing equipment. In 1979, Leo was promoted to Process […]

Larry Graham

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Lawrence T. Graham, the second son of Helen and Edward, was born April 23, 1943, in Rockville Center, NY, the brother of Edward and, later, Kevin. He graduated from St. Agnes Cathedral High School in 1961 and earned his B.A. in English in 1965 from Franklin & Marshall College, where he was captain of the […]