The Sales Promotion Association Legacy

History

It all started on October 1st, 1940 when four friends met at a diner near North Ave. and Harford Rd. for lunch. They had been exchanging leads informally until then and decided to form the club to continue doing so on a permanent basis. They were:

Marice E. Miller, Delvale Dairy
Glenn E. Hanna, Gates Rubber Co.
William G. Thomas, Roche & Hull
Edmund Starkey, Electric Refrigeration Co.

Board of Directors

President, J.C. Beese
Treasurer, Josh Allen
Member at Large, Joe Norton
Member at Large, Jeremy Spangle

Vice President, Rich Dougan
Secretary, Christy Pfister
Ex Officio, Allen Keller

Past Presidents

1941 – Maurice E. Miller*
1942 – Glen E. Hanna*
1943 – Joseph T. Molz*
1944 – E. Peerce Smith*
1945 – William S. Woodside*
1946 – Albert T. Long*
1948 – Thomas Hauck*
1949 – John E. Finney*
1950 – David C. Kratzer*
1951 – Francis A. White*
1952 – Wesley E. Anderson*
1953 – George J. Roche*
1954 – Lawrence P. Wilder*
1955 – Joseph N. Sewell*
1956 – Jerome C. DePaulo
1957 – Charles A. Welch, Jr.*
1958 – Edward G. Kibler*
1959 – Leigh C. Sanders*
1960 – James A. Cockey*
1961 – Richard N. Arnold
1962 – George Hull
1963 – Jack A. Chaudron*
1964 – John Marshall Jones, Jr.*
1965 – Edward C. Chavatel, Jr.
1966 – Paul H. Jones*

1967 – Richard H. Rohlfs*
1968 – Charles J. Hoffman*
1969 – Carl G. Brenner
1970 – Theodore L. Prevost
1971 – William M. Dunbar
1972 – Pelham Schmidt
1973 – Robert L. Kunkel*
1974 – Ferdinand Meyer, IV*
1975 – David A. Donovan*
1976 – Joseph T. Aguglia*
1977 – J. William Miller
1978 – A. Carl Herschfeld
1979 – Richard Morgan
1980 – Joseph Schwind*
1981 – Bernard F. Semon
1982 – Harry B. Walker
1983 – JoAnn M. Lewis
1984 – Brandon F. Gaines
1985 – Corine R. Godman
1986 – Charles L. Libby
1987 – Jack R. Sturgill, Jr.
1988 – William C. Kaestner
1989 – Craig E. Slotke
1990 – Doug Benn
1991 – Sheila Bertoldi

1992 – John Van Horn
1993 – J. T. Mullin, IV
1994 – Paul A. Riecks
1995 – Philip R. Grillo
1996 – Craig Button
1997 – Nick Tsottles
1998 – Rick Bray
1999 – Ron Harman
2000 – Frank Semon
2001 – Ron Buckner
2002 – Mac Pace
2003 – Jack R. Weber, Jr.
2004 – Randy Sandusky
2005 – Tony BeDon
2006 – Tuley Wright
2007 – Paul Minch
2008 – Martha Schober
2009 – Eric Daxon
2010 – Ryan Paal
2011 – Gwen McMillan
2012 –
2013 –
2014 –
2015 – Hilary Bronder
2016 – Allen Keller
2017 – J.C. Beese

*Deceased

Celebrating

76

Years