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Marvin Pierce Bush (born October 22, 1956) is the youngest son of George H. W. Bush and Barbara Pierce, and brother of George W., John (Jeb), Neil and Dorothy. He is named for his maternal grandfather. He and wife Margaret have two adopted children: a daughter, Marshall, and a son, Walker. October 22 is the 295th day of the year (296th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... George Herbert Walker Bush (born June 12, 1924) was the 41st President of the United States, serving from 1989 to 1993. ... White House Portrait Barbara Pierce Bush (born June 8, 1925) is the wife of the 41st President of the United States, George H. W. Bush, and was First Lady of the United States from 1989 to 1993. ... George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is the 43rd and current President of the United States, inaugurated on January 20, 2001. ... John Ellis Jeb Bush (born February 11, 1953), a Republican, is the forty-third and current Governor of Florida. ... Neil Bush Neil Mallon Bush (born January 22, 1955 in Midland, Texas) is the third of five children of former President George Herbert Walker Bush and Barbara Bush (Barbara Lane Pierce). ... Dorothy Bush Koch (born August 18, 1959), sometimes called Doro, is the younger sister and youngest sibling of George W. Bush, the 43rd President of the United States. ...


Biography

Marvin graduated from Woodberry Forest School in 1975, and also holds a B.S. from the University of Virginia, where he was a member of St. Elmo Hall. He spent most summers and holidays at the family estate, the Bush Compound. Woodberry Forest School is a private all male boarding school located in Woodberry Forest, Madison County, Virginia, USA. It was founded in 1889 by Captain Robert Stringfellow Walker, a former member of Mosbys Rangers during the American Civil War. ... The University of Virginia (also called U.Va. ... The Delta Phi (ΔΦ) fraternity was founded in 1827 at Union College. ... View of the Bush Compound The Bush Compound is located near the Atlantic Ocean in southern Maine near the town of Kennebunkport. ...


He was a director of the Sterling, Virginia company Securacom, also known as Stratesec, from 1993 until June 2000.[1] The Securacom/Stratesec company was publicly traded and backed by an investment firm, the Kuwait-American Corporation. In 1996 Marvin Bush had 53,000 shares in the company's stock he bought at 52 cents a share. In 1997 the stock sold for $8.50 a share. Marvin Bush was no longer listed as a shareholder by the end of 2000. The chairman of the board of Stratesec is Wirt Walker, who is unrelated.[citation needed] Stratasec had contracts to provide security for United Airlines, Dulles International Airport (the airport from which American Airlines Flight 77, which crashed into the Pentagon, took off), and the World Trade Center in New York up to 10 September 2001, just before the September 11, 2001 attacks.[2] In relation to a company, a director is an officer (that is, someone who works for the company) charged with the conduct and management of its affairs. ... Sterling, Virginia is an unincorporated Washington, D.C. suburb, northwest of Herndon, east of Ashburn, and west of Reston, close to Dulles International Airport in Loudoun County. ... Securacom went public on September 11, 1997. ... A publicly traded corporation often refers to a company whose shares are traded on the open market, such as a stock market. ... An investment company is a company whose main business is holding securities of other companies purely for investment purposes. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... United Airlines, also known as United Air Lines, Inc. ... Aerial photo Washington Dulles International Airport (IATA airport code IAD, ICAO airport code KIAD) serves the greater Washington, DC metropolitan area. ... Security camera image showing American Airlines Flight 77 (far right, just above far right stone block) just before impact. ... This article is about the U.S. military building. ... This article is about the former World Trade Center (Twin Towers) in New York City. ... NY redirects here. ... September 10 is the 253rd day of the Gregorian calendar (254th in leap years). ... Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A sequential look at United Flight 175 crashing into the south tower of the World Trade Center The September 11, 2001 attacks (often referred to as 9/11—pronounced nine eleven or nine one one) consisted of a series of coordinated terrorist[1] suicide attacks upon the United States, predominantly...


Currently, Marvin Bush is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner at the investment firm Winston Capital Management, located in McLean, VA. Mr. Bush has portfolio manager duties at Winston.


Marvin Bush is a former director of HCC Insurance Holdings, and is currently listed as an advisor to the board of directors.[3] HCC, formerly Houston Casualty Company, is a publicly traded insurance company on the New York Stock Exchange. There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... In relation to a company, a director is an officer (that is, someone who works for the company) charged with the conduct and management of its affairs. ... A public company usually refers to a company which is permitted to offer its securities (stock, bonds, etc. ... Insurance is a system to alleviate financial losses by transferring risk of loss from one entity to another. ... The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), nicknamed the Big Board, is a New York City-based stock exchange. ...


With his father being a former one-term president, his brother, George W., a two-term president, and his brother Jeb Bush, a two-term governor, there is speculation that Marvin Bush will also go into politics. Over the past decade, Marvin has engaged in a multitude of campaign and fundraising events.[citation needed] His brothers George and Jeb both positioned themselves as businessmen prior to going into politics. John Ellis Jeb Bush (born February 11, 1953), a Republican, is the forty-third and current Governor of Florida. ... Political campaign Part of the Politics series Politics Portal This box:      A political campaign is an organized effort to influence the decision making process within a group. ... Fundraising is the process of soliciting and gathering money or other gifts in-kind, by requesting donations from individuals, businesses, charitable foundations, or governmental agencies. ... Set out below is an annotated listing of corporate leaders, who are or have been the head of large or successful business enterprises, or who are otherwise well known for their commercial acumen, listed alphabetically by last name. ... The Federal Government of the United States was established by the United States politics is dominated by the two major parties, the Democratic Party and the Republican Party. ...


References

  1. ^ http://www.washingtonspectator.com/articles/20050215bushes_2.cfm
  2. ^ Bush-Linked Company Handled Security for the WTC, Dulles and United
  3. ^ http://www.hcch.com/content/directors_and_officers/bod/hcc_bod_frameset.htm

External links

  • HCC Insurance Holdings

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Marvin Bush - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography (326 words)
Marvin Pierce Bush (born October 22, 1956) is the youngest son of George H. Bush and Barbara Pierce, and brother of George W., John (Jeb), Neil and Dorothy.
Marvin Bush and Securacom/Stratesec were in charge of security at the World Trade Center, Dulles International Airport, and United Airlines during a two year contract which was set to end on September 10th, 2001, only a day before the 9/11 attacks.
Marvin Bush is a former director of HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc (HCC), and is currently listed as an advisor to the board of directors [1].
Marvin Bush: Information From Answers.com (401 words)
In 1996 Marvin Bush had 53,000 shares in the company's stock he bought at 52 cents a share.
Marvin Bush was no longer listed as a shareholder by the end of 2000.
Marvin Bush is a former director of HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc (HCC), and is currently listed as an advisor to the board of directors
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