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Charles L. Coughlin

Briggs & Stratton Corporation

1935 - 1970

Fabricated Goods

1930 b. 1885
male
EducationOneDegree
UndergraduateSouth Dakota State College
Personal
Born-Died1885 - 1972
BirthplaceSouth Dakota (SD)
RaceWhite
Era - 1930

For 35 years Coughlin served as CEO of Briggs and Stratton a giant manufacturer of small gasoline engines. From 1950 to 1970, Coughlin generated a return on assets performance that ranked Briggs as one of the top 50 U.S. businesses.