George B. Borthwick

George B. Borthwick


Assistant treasurer, auditor and assistant secretary of Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, Inc. Previously an accountant and assistant comptroller of a large insurance company in Scotland. Emigrated to US after service in World War I, working as an insurance manager, auditor and director of an insurance brokerage firm, in August, 1925. He began working in the motion picture industry on tax issues, and became auditor of the MPPDA and the Film Boards of Trade in August 1926 and assistant treasurer and auditor of MPPDA in December, 1928. In March 1934, he was appointed assistant secretary.

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