Robert M Mann

Current City: Canton, OH
Chapter: Canton SCORE

Bob Mann earned a bachelor’s degree in American civilization at Brown University and then served our nation from 1952-55 in the U.S. Army Counter Intelligence Corps. He then embarked on a 37-year career with leading retail chain Stern & Mann. Bob rose from buyer to merchandise manager to heading up marketing and advertising to serving as chief operating officer and chief executive officer. During and after his career with Stern & Mann, Bob has been active in the community. He several organizations as chairman – Canton Country Day School, Pro Football Hall of Fame Festival, Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce and Aultman Hospital. He also served on the boards of the Red Cross, Canton Ballet, Players Guild, Canton Museum of Art and the Canton Downtown Retail Merchants Association among others. Bob joined SCORE in 1995, starting as a counselor and then serving terms as vice chairman and chairman. Currently he coordinates matches between new SCORE clients and chapter counselors.


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BA from Brown University

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