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Allen F. Jacobson

Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing

1986 - 1991

Fabricated Goods

1980 b. 1927
male
EducationOneDegree
UndergraduateIowa State University
Personal
Born-Died1927
BirthplaceNebraska (NE)
RaceWhite
FatherExecutive, High-Level
Era - 1980

A trained chemical engineer, Jacobson joined 3Mís Scotch tape laboratory in 1947. In his many years with 3M, he encouraged research and innovation and developed 3Mís presence in such new fields as magnetic-media. Between 1986 and 1991, Jacobson grew revenue from $8.6 billion to $13 billion and income from $779 million to $1.3 billion.