Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Poll Analyses

SHARE More Sharing

William Hills  (View How Many People Read This)

Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in


Volunteer a little time and make a big difference

Become a Fan
Become a Fan.
You'll get emails whenever I post articles on OpEdNews

Born 1932, Meriden, CT, 3/4 Irish ancestry.
1937 to 1950 Meriden public schools
1954 graduated from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, B.S. ChE
1954 to 1969, worked at Monsanto nylon yarn plant and research center in Pensacola, FL. 1969 to 1971 was a new product development manager for Monsanto at the Research Triangle Park, NC. Worked on Cerex spunbond fabric, aramid fibers (like Kevlar), AstroTurf and AstroTurf doormats and melt spun metal fibers. Managed a 50-person R & D group.

September 1971 started (with my wife) Hills R & D, Inc (now called Hills, Inc) in Melbourne, FL. Hills, Inc. Offers technology and machinery to make synthetic textile fibers, especially bicomponent fibers.

January 1988 sold the controlling interest in Hills, Inc and retired, but I still offer some advice to our company.

Obtained 42 U.S. patents, about half assigned to Monsanto and the rest to Hills, Inc. or Hills customers.

OpEdNews Member for 534 week(s) and 5 day(s)

4 Articles, 0 Quick Links, 10 Comments, 1 Diaries, 0 Polls

Articles Listed By Date   List By Popularity
Search Title           
Date Between and
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, August 8, 2010
A World Federal Government A proposal for a World Federal Government (some day).
(5 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, July 19, 2010
Income Taxes -- a better system An improved method for income taxation.
(8 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, June 28, 2010
The Deepwater-Macondo Oil Spill -- My Opinions My opinions or the Gulf oil spill and cleanup.
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, June 25, 2010
Immigration Reform A proposal to curtail illegal immigration without using offensive racial profiling.