Business pioneers pass away

Williams-Harold, Bevolyn; Smith, Eric L.
June 1998
Black Enterprise;Jun98, Vol. 28 Issue 11, p38
Announces the deaths of African-American executives Herbert Miller, Alvaro Martins and Harvey Russell Jr. Miller's founding of Social and Scientific Systems; Martins' stint as president of A.L. Martins and Associates; Russell's stint as a vice president at PepsiCo.


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