Blank Book CEO to Speak at Genealogical Society Meeting
Last updated 3/5/2020 at 11:33am
The Blair County Genealogical Society will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 19, 2020, at the Roller Hojeth Memorial Library, 431 Scotch Valley Road.
Our speaker this March will be Daniel Hoover, Chairman and CEO of Roaring Spring Blank Book Co. He will be talking about D.M. Bare, the early years, his move to Roaring Spring in 1861 (then called Spangs Mill), the businesses he started during his years there, and the effects on the community then and now.
Hoover is a 1970 graduate of Juniata College in Huntingdon with a B.S. in economics and business administration. He is a member of the board of directors for Child Advocates of Blair County, a grantee for of the Blair County Head Start Program since 1983 and currently board chairperson. He is a member of the board and of the executive committee of the Altoona-Blair County Development Corporation since 1983, a member of the Pa. Early Learning Investment Commission, a member of the board of directors of Homewood of Martinsburg, and a member of the advisory board of Canary Labs, Martinsburg. He has been married to Cindy since 1971. They have 2 sons and 7 grandchildren.
This meeting is free and open to the public.