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The HistoryMakers Video Oral History With John Hooker

Hickey, Matthew; HistoryMakers (Video Oral History Collection)
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Corporate executive John Hooker was born on November 25, 1948 in Chicago, Illinois. He graduated from Chicago's Farragut High School in 1966 and was hired by Commonwealth Edison that same year. In 1976, Hooker worked in the marketing department where he was promoted to director of marketing for the western Chicago suburbs in 1984. In 1987, he became the ComEd liaison to Chicago's Mayor Harold Washington and to City Hall. Hooker earned his B.S. degree from Chicago State University in 1990 and helped found the Exelon African American Members Association (EAAMA). Later, in 1995, Hooker was named director of governmental affairs and influenced the passage of the Illinois Consumer Choice Law of 1997. Hooker was promoted to vice president of property management for Exelon Energy Delivery. In 2000, he became an officer of the company. In 2004, Hooker was appointed senior vice president of Commonwealth Edison.
Performers
Larry Crowe, interviewer.
Release Date
2016
Run Time
194 min.
Language
English
Variant Title
History Makers video oral history with John Hooker
John Hooker
Credits
Videographer, Matthew Hickey.
Published
Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Recording Info
Recorded Chicago, Illinois 2008 February 22.
Description
1 online resource (7 video files (3 hr., 13 min., 28 sec.)) : sound, color
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