NEW YORK — Frank Clark, an account executive at The Forstmann Co., died June 30 of a heart attack at his home in Rutherford, N.J., according to a spokeswoman for the company. He was 58.
Clark, who used the wrapper of a Clark candy bar as his calling card,joined Forstmann in 2000, shortly after the woolens mill was acquired out of bankruptcy by Victor Woolens of Canada. Prior to that, he spent almost three decades in sales at Carleton Woolens, a textile maker that closed in 2000.
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