Philip A. Singleton Oral History Interview Edit

Summary

Identifier
92OH40

Dates

  • 1992-10-22 (Creation)
  • 1975 – 1985 (Event)

Extents

  • 1.00 Items (Whole)
  • 01:15:00 Length_hours (Whole)

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  • Scope and Contents

    Singleton discusses his tenure on Hershey Foods Board of Directors.  He theorizes why he, an outsider, was chosen, and discusses benefits of including outsiders on boards.  Career in engineering, international contacts.  First impressions of chocolate factory, executives.  Explains concerns of diversification, advertising and marketing, role of corporate board.  Talks about first women being elected to Hershey Foods board.  Relates information about his personal life and family.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Unrestricted

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright restriction

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