Max De Pree

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Birthday
28, 1924
Birthplace
Michigan
Death Date
Aug 8, 2017 (92)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
28, 1924
Birthplace
Michigan
Death Date
Aug 8, 2017 (92)

About

American businessman who became CEO and President of the office furniture company Herman Miller in 1980, taking over for his brother Hugh. He is a member of the Junior Achievement's U.S. Business Hall of Fame.

Before Fame

He served in the U.S. Military and later graduated from Hope College in 1948.

Trivia

He authored the best-selling book Leadership is an Art, which sold more than 800,000 copies.

Family Life

His father is Herman Miller founder D.J. De Pree.

Associated With

He and Dick Devos are both Michigan-born CEO's.