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Reminiscences of John Monteiro : oral history, 2006.

Creator: Monteiro, John, 1938-
Project: Atlantic Philanthropies Oral History Project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript: 183 p. sound recordings: 9 CD-ROMs (126; 81; 89; 68 min.)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Chief of Operations for Asia, Duty Free Shoppers (1966-1996)

Scope and Contents

Personal background: childhood, family history, Portuguese community in Hong Kong, World War II; Duty Free Shoppers: early history, Hong Kong duty-free concession, business strategies and development, competition, impact of Japanese tourism, sale of DFS; personal interactions with Charles F. Feeney, Robert W. Miller, Anthony M. Pilaro, Alan M. Parker, Robert J. Bruso, Adrian Bellamy, Robert J. Futoran.


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Copyright held by: The Trustees of Columbia University of the City of New York and The Atlantic Philanthropies, 2007.

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