J.W. Allen Appoints Chairman
liam (Bill) Allen Jr., president and chief executive officer of J.W. Allen & Co. here, has been named chairman of the board.
He will take over the reins May 2 upon the retirement of John W. Allen, who has served as chairman for 30 years. Bill Allen will assume the additional title and responsibilities of chairman while retaining his present titles. He reports to the board.
He joined the company in 1981 as director of engineering. I