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John Saksun was the genius behind Accuform golf clubs

By on November 21, 2016 in Articles with 0 Comments
John Saksun was the genius behind Accuform golf clubs

Like many successful middle-aged businessmen, John Saksun spent too much time at work and didn’t get enough exercise. Consequently, in the mid-1970s his doctor told him to take up a sport, perhaps golf, which would provide exercise and relieve some of the pressures of work. Mr. Saksun, who died on Nov. 1 at the age […]

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Adam Zimmerman: Noranda executive was a fervent nationalist

By on November 18, 2016 in Articles with 0 Comments
Adam Zimmerman: Noranda executive was a fervent nationalist

Adam Zimmerman, who died on Oct. 19 at the age of 89, ran Noranda, one of the largest natural resource companies in Canada. Under his management it shifted its focus from rocks to trees, especially after it bought MacMillan Bloedel in 1981. At the time it was Canada’s largest corporate takeover. He was the ultimate […]

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