Philanthropists

A. Russell Chandler, III

Mr. A. Russell Chandler III, IE 1967, founded Qualicare, Inc., in 1972 and served as its President and Chief Executive Officer until 1983. As the founder of this com...

Aaron S. French

Aaron French, born in Wadsworth, Ohio, was an industrialist and philanthropist. French, as president of the A. French Spring Company, controlled one of the largest i...

Andrew Carnegie

Carnegie can be described as one who truly set out to live the “American Dream.” He was born in Dunfermline, Scotland, and immigrated to the United States with his p...

Archibald D. Holland

The plant is named for Archibald Dinsmore Holland. Holland received an M.S. degree in mechanical engineering from Georgia Tech in 1930. In the 1940s, he served as th...

Arthur B. Edge

A class of 1926 Georgia Tech alum, Arthur B. Edge, Jr. was a prominent GT almnus, whose leadership and involvement with the Tech community led to the naming of the A...

Arthur B. Edge, Jr.

Arthur B. Edge was born on April 19, 1905 in Newnan, Georgia and entered Georgia Tech in the fall of 1922. Graduating in 1926 with a degree in Textile Engi...

Ben T. Zinn

Ben T. Zinn was born in Tel Aviv in 1937. He is noted for his professional soccer career as well as his time spent in academia. Zinn attended New York Univ...

Bernard Marcus

Bernard "Bernie" Marcus is an American pharmacist and retail entrepreneur. He co-founded Home Depot and was the company's first CEO; he served as Chairman of the Boa...

Pages