Smith, Winthrop

Smith, Winthrop (Hiram, Jr.)

(1949–  ) financial services executive; born in New York City. He graduated from Amherst in 1971, took a graduate business degree at the University of Pennsylvania in 1974, and joined Merrill, Lynch, Pierce, Fenner and Smith (now Merrill, Lynch) as an investment banker. He rose through a series of management positions to become the firm's national sales director in 1990.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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Our affections as citizens embrace the whole extent of the Union, and the names of Raleigh, Smith, Winthrop, Calvert, Penn and Oglethorpe excite in our minds recollections equally pleasing and gratitude equally fervent with those of Carver and Bradford.