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Joseph P. Spang, Jr.

Gillette Company

1938 - 1955

Personal Care & Home Products

Military ServiceArmy
1930 b. 1893
male
EducationOneDegree
UndergraduateHarvard University
Personal
Born-Died1893 - 1969
BirthplaceMassachusetts (MA)
RaceWhite
Era - 1930

Spang is credited with rejuvenating Gillette after the depression. He was a pioneer in sports marketing and endorsements and was instrumental in leading Gillette into diversified product lines, most notably with the acquisition of the Paper Mate Companies.