Bond, Howard H.(born: 1938 - died: 2015)
Howard H. Bond, a consulting firm executive, was born in Stanford, KY, to Frederick D. and Edna G. Coleman Bond. He was a 1965 graduate of Eastern Michigan University (BA) and a 1974 graduate of Pace University (MBA). He worked with a number of companies, including Ford Motor Company, where he was a labor supervisor; Xerox Corp., as a personnel manager; and Playboy Enterprises, Inc., as a vice president. He was also a council member candidate for the city of Cincinnati in 2003. He was managing director of the Phoenix Executech Group, having founded the company in 1977. And he was chairman and CEO of Bond Promotions and Apparel Co. in the Over-the-Rhine area of Cincinnati. Bond wasmlso a community activist and educator. He had taught leadership and social responsibility classes at Northern Kentucky University and was a former elected member of the Cincinnati Board of Education. He had also served as president of the African American Political Caucus of Cincinnati and was a founding member of the Cincinnati Chapter of the 100 Black Men of America, Inc. Bond was also a 33rd degree Mason, a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. and a number of other organizations. He received a number of awards. Bond was a U.S. Army veteran. For more see "Five receive Lions awards from Urban League," The Cincinnati Enquirer, 02/12/2006, Metro section, p. 5B; and Who's Who Among African Americans, 1990-2006.