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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 8, 1997, New Braunfels, Texas HeraldZeitung g Wednesday October a 7A Hall of Honor Photo submitted Braunfels Trust President Tom Burrus and the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce chairman of the board Doug Miller address the Hall of Honor awardees at a luncheon conducted on Sept 24 Business hall of fame inducts 6 HOUSTON Six Texas business leaders who have helped strengthen the Texas economy and shaped the face of its success have been selected for induction into the Texas Business Hall of Fame by the Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundations board of directors The Texas Business Hall of Fame recognizes members of the states business community who have made outstanding contributions in their field and raises funds to support students of MBA programs throughout the state The six leaders will be honored and officially inducted at the foundations annual awards dinner Thursday at the George R Brown Convention Center in Houston The dinner also will award scholarships to 25 business graduate students at Texas colleges and universities Inductees are The late J S Abercrombie an oil field equipment innovator founding chairman of Cameron Iron Works and cofounder of Texas Childrens Hospital in Houston His daughter Josephine Abercrombie will represent him Lamar Hunt founder and chairman of the board of Unity Hunt Inc of Dallas and an original organizer of the American Football League Kenneth L Lay chairman and CEO of Enron Corp of Houston one of the worlds largest energy companies Robert C McNair founder and CEO of Cogen Technologies Energy Group the largest power company in the United States Fayez Sarofim of Fayez Sarofim and Co of Houston CEO of one of the largest and oldest privately owned investment counseling firms in the United States Edward E Whitacre chairman and CEO of SBC Communications of San Antonio one of the worlds leading diversified telecommunications companies The Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundation is a non profit organization of 100 directors who are business leaders from cities throughout the state For the past 15 years the foundation has recognized exceptional achievement in business by inducting Texas business legends into the Texas Business Hall of Fame TXI reorganizes announces new positions A recent reorganization resulted in a number of changes at Texas Industries 7781 Farmto Market 1102 New Braunfels Jerry Smith was promoted to manager of storerooms and raw materials He will have responsibilities at the cement plants in Hunter and Midlothian Smith began his TXI career in 1973 at the Artesia plant He later was promoted to quarry foreman at the Midlothian Plant and transferred to the Hunter operation in 1979 Jack Hood was promoted to production manager of the Hunter plant and will be responsible for all areas of production He has been at TXI since 1980 His previous positions included quality control chemist process control technician process supervisor and pyroprocess supervisor Gene Pettey has been promoted to operations manager of the Hunter plant His areas of responsibility include mechanical electrical maintenance production and engineering Pettey moved to San Marcos to accept the position of pyroprocess supervisor at the Hunter plant in 1980 Prior to his recent promotion he was the production manager David Sansing was promoted to financial administrative manager with responsibilities at both Midlothian and Hunter plants Sansing began his TXI career in 1986 as a senior staff accountant at the corporate office in Dallas He transferred to the Hunter operation in 1989 as financial manager He will be responsible for all accounting and credit functions at Hunter Midlothian Beaumont and Katy Shelton receives award nomination Dr Carroll Shelton has received the River District Dental Societys nomination for the 1997 Dentist of the Year Award the most prestigious award for Texas dentists The award is sponsored by the Texas Academy of Dr Carroll Shelton General Den tistry The winner was to be announced during a special ceremony honoring nominees on Sept 27 during the Texas AGDs annual Lone Star Dental Conference in Austin The Texas Academy of General Dentistry is the second largest dental organization in Texas Jerry Smith Jack Hood Gene Pettey David Sansing THE SILVER Iff CENTER 510 E COURT SEGUIN FRIDAY OCT 10 Dance Donation Music TEKAS CONNECTION Dinner Dance every Friday of Month Except Third Friday For Information Call 3036612 Centex ffrmolfice four best vatoe everyday THOUSANDS OF OFFICE PRODUCTS 900 South Seguin Ave by the underpass 6293979 Shaw Carpet List We beat any deal No trip charges to New Braunfels this week only Free purchase card Get a Water Softener Good Water drinking water system or whole house filter and receive a Culligan Visa purchase card good for merchandise from more than stores like Lands End Crate Barrel and Spiegel TREAT YOUR WATER TREAT YOURSELF No Interest No Payments for 90 Days Water for life 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