Marshall M. Sloane (April 15, 1926 – April 6, 2019)was the an American businessman who was the founder and chairman of Century BanCorp.
In 1969, Sloane founded Century Bank. He was a Trustee of Boston University,his alma mater. In 2007, he stepped down as "Chair of Boston University School of Dental Medicine Board of Visitors after 17 years." Sloane was awarded the Boy Scouts of America's Silver Buffalo Award. Sloane served on the BSA National Executive Board, the organization's governing board.
Century Bank, founded in Somerville, Massachusetts in 1969 by Marshall M. Sloane, is New England's largest family-run bank. Century Bank has over $5.3 billion in assets with 27 offices in 19 cities and towns in Massachusetts. Sloane is joined at the bank by his son Barry Sloane, President and CEO and his daughter Linda Sloane Kay, Executive Vice President.
Boston University is a private research university in Boston, Massachusetts. The university is nonsectarian, but has been historically affiliated with the United Methodist Church.
The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) is one of the largest scouting organizations and youth organizations in the United States, with about 2.4 million youth participants and about one million adult volunteers. The BSA was founded in 1910, and since then, about 110 million Americans have been participants in BSA programs at some time. The BSA is part of the international Scout Movement and became a founding member organization of the World Organization of the Scout Movement in 1922.
On April 6, 2019, Sloane died at the age of 92.
Eagle Scout is the highest achievement or rank attainable in the Scouts BSA program of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). Since its inception in 1911, only four percent of Scouts have earned this rank after a lengthy review process. The Eagle Scout rank has been earned by over 2.5 million youth.
Ragnvald Anderson Nestos was the 13th Governor of the U.S. state of North Dakota, from 1921 through 1925.
Thomas Spencer Monson was an American religious leader, author, and the 16th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. As president, he was considered by adherents of the religion to be a "prophet, seer, and revelator." Monson's early career was as a manager at the Deseret News, a Utah newspaper owned by the LDS Church. He spent most of his life engaged in various church leadership positions and public service.
William Augustus Banks, III is an American athlete. Born at Travis Air Force Base, California, he grew up in San Diego County and went to Oceanside High School. Banks is an Eagle Scout.
Stephen Davison Bechtel Jr. is an American billionaire businessman, civil engineer, and co-owner of the Bechtel Corporation, with his son Riley. He is the son of Stephen Davison Bechtel Sr. and grandson of Warren A. Bechtel who founded the Bechtel Corporation.
Thomas Godfrey Polson Corbett, 2nd Baron Rowallan, KT, KBE, MC, TD had a distinguished military career, and was Chief Scout of the British Commonwealth and Empire and Governor of Tasmania.
The Silver Buffalo Award is the national-level distinguished service award of the Boy Scouts of America. It is presented for noteworthy and extraordinary service to youth on a national basis, either as part of, or independent of the Scouting program. The award is made by the National Court of Honor and the recipient need not be a registered member of the BSA.
Walther von Bonstetten was among the founders and most important members of the Swiss Boy Scout association Schweizer Pfadfinderbund, was elected President in 1918 and kept a leading role until 1942.
Bradley E. Haddock (1955-2019) was a corporate lawyer from Wichita, Kansas and served as the executive vice president, general counsel, and secretary of Koch Chemical Technology Group, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc. until January 2009. Koch is the largest privately held company in the United States. During his distinguished career at Koch, Brad served as lead counsel for several key businesses, including Koch's refining, chemicals, and asphalt businesses, and the group of 10 global manufacturing and engineering businesses that became Koch Chemical Technology Group, LLC. While at Koch, he led or significantly participated in more than 70 domestic and international acquisitions.
Drayton McLane Jr. is an American billionaire businessman. He is chairman of the McLane Group, a holding company with a portfolio of various diverse enterprises. He was, until 1990, the CEO of the McLane Company, a grocery and food service warehouse, supply, and logistics firm, and was, from 1993 until 2011, the chairman and CEO of Major League Baseball's Houston Astros. On the Forbes 400 list of richest Americans, he was ranked #324 in 2015 with an estimated net worth of $2 billion.
Wayne M. Perry is a retired American businessman and former national president of the Boy Scouts of America (2012-2014).
John E. Gottschalk is the retired chief executive officer and publisher of the Omaha World-Herald and was the national president of the Boy Scouts of America from 2008 to 2010.
John Randolph Donnell was oilman, banker and philanthropist, served on the board of the World Scout Foundation, and was a 1958 recipient of the Silver Buffalo Award.
Herold Christian Hunt was a Superintendent of the Chicago Public Schools, bringing it out of an era of political patronage. He was the Charles W. Eliot Professor of Education at Harvard University, an expert in education from the 1930s through the 1970s, President of the American Association of School Administrators, chairman of the American Council on Education, served on the National Board of the Boy Scouts of America, and was awarded the Silver Buffalo in 1963 for his contributions to Scouting.
Hector A. "Tico" Perez is an American attorney at law and an administrator. He was the 9th national commissioner of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA), serving from 2008 to 2016.
Daniel Gil "Dan" Ownby is a Houston area energy professional and currently serves as the International Commissioner for the Boy Scouts of America. He also is a member of the Executive Committee of the Boy Scouts of America and heads the United States Fund for International Scouting (USFIS).
Dennis H Chookaszian is an American businessman and former Chairman and CEO of CNA Insurance. He also served as a director on the board of thirteen publicly traded corporations, and currently serves on the board of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. He is currently a professor of strategic management at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
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