All Press Releases for August 04, 2017

James Quentin Riordan Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who's Who

Mr. Riordan has been endorsed by Marquis Who's Who as a leader in the oil industry

Mr. Riordan has been the Chairman of Quintin Partners Company for more than 20 years.

    STUART, FL, August 04, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name James Quentin Riordan a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, Mr. Riordan celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

Mr. Riordan has been the Chairman of Quintin Partners Company for more than 20 years. He previously served as president of Bekaert Corporation. For more than 30 years, he was the chief financial officer for Mobil Corporation. Additionally for the company, he acted in various positions including the firm's Vice Chairman. Mr. Riordan was a staff member from 1951 to 1952 of the Ways and Means Subcommittee in Washington. He also served as an attorney at Chadbourne, Parke, Whiteside and Wolff from 1955 to 1957, the Tax Division of the Justice Department from 1952 to 1955, and at Winthrop, Stimson, Putnam and Roberts from 1949 to 1951.

In 1945, Mr. Riordan earned a Bachelor of Arts from Brooklyn College, and in 1949, a Bachelor of Laws from Columbia University. He has been admitted to practice in New York and before the United States Supreme Court. He served in the US Navy from 1945 to 1946.

Mr. Riordan also served his community as a member of the board of directors of the Committee of Economic Development at the Tax Foundation, and as a trustee at Brooklyn Museum. He is also a member of the Rembrandt Club, the Blind Brook Club, Sailfish Point in Florida, and Stockbridge Club.
Mr. Riordan celebrated his 66th anniversary to spouse, Gloria H. Carlson. They have four children, Harris, Susan, James, and Ruth.

Mr. Riordan was featured in Who's Who in Finance and Business, Who's Who in Finance and Industry, Who's Who in America, Who's Who in Science and Engineering, Who's Who in the East, Who's Who in the South and Southwest, and Who's Who in the World.

In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Mr. Riordan has been featured on the Marquis Who's Who Lifetime Achievers website. Please visit for more information about this honor.

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