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Alcoholic Beverage Control Board Duane Wang Confirmation Resolution of 1998
PR 12-1005

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Chairman Linda W. Cropp
at the request of the Mayor


To confirm the reappointment of Mr. Duane Wang to the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board.

RESOLVED, BY THE COUNCIL OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, That this resolution may be cited as the "Alcoholic Beverage Control Board Duane Wang Confirmation Resolution of 1998".

Sec. 2. The Council of the District of Columbia confirms the reappointment of:

Mr. Duane Wang
451 M Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20001
(Ward 2)

as a member of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, established by section 4(a) of the District of Columbia Alcoholic Beverage Control Act, effective May 24, 1994 (D.C. Law 10-122; D.C. Code §25-104(a), for a term to end May 7, 2002.

Sec. 3. The Council of the District of Columbia shall transmit a copy of this resolution, upon its adoption, each to the nominee and to the Office of the Mayor.

Sec. 4. This resolution shall take effect immediately.


DUANE WANG  H (202) 842-2133, 451 M St., N.W., Wash. D.C.
W (202) 628-1351, 649 N.Y. Ave., N.W. Wash. D.C.

Personal Date – Born Shanghai, China
Birth date 8/10/1929
Married, five children
United States Naturalized Citizen since 1955

Education: 1954 – M.A. Bio-chemistry, Peabody College., Tenn.
1953 – B.S. in Science, Busienss, Economic Administration, Madision College, Nashville, Tenn.
1949 – High School Diploma, C T I Hong Kong

May 1981 to 1994, Barker Company — Director and President, 649 N.Y. Ave., N.W. Wash. D.C. 20001, Lumber, Millwork & Hardware – Sales and Remodeling

Jan. 1988 to 1993, Chinatown Development Corp. — President REal Estate, 2423 Penn. Ave. N.W. Wash. D.C. 20037

Jan. 1992 to 1993, Washington Chinatown Development — Chairman, 800 6th St., Wash. D.C. 20001 — Senior Citizen Home

Dec. 1971 to 1994, Wang’s Import and Export Company — President, 5132 Baltimore Ave., Hyattsville, MD, Furniture, antiques, jade, arts and other general exchange.

Jan. 1972 to 1988, Wang’s Co. — General manager, 800 7th. St., Wash D.C. 20001, General Store — grocery, gift and fine china

Feb. 1970 to 1988, Tuck Cheong — liquor store — Manager, 617 H St., N.W. Wash. D.C. 20001, and Import Permit to import special ABC

Nov. 1968 to 1987, F & C Co Inc. — Director and Vice President, 823 15th. St., N.W. Wash. D.C. 20005, Food and Caterer — Peking Restaurant

May 1957 to 1980, Peking Restaurant Downtown — Manager, Best Chinese food in Washington, D.C.

Nov. 1967 to 1987, K & S Managment Inc. — Director and President, Food and Property management.

Nov. 1960 to 1994, O.C.C. Inc. — Director and President, 609 H St., N.W. Wash. D.C. 20001, Real estate and property management

Jan. 1955 to 1978, Patio Lounge Inc. — Director and Vice President, 711 13th. st., N.W. Wash. D.C. 20005, Night Club and Restaurant

Orginizations — Member of:

1972 to 1994 D.C. Private Industry council — Director
1989 to 1993 Chinese Community Benevolent Alliance — Director
1994 to 1995 Chinatown Steering Committee — Chairman
1992 to 1994 Asian American Alliance — Chairman
1989 to 1990 Mt. Vernon SQ. Citizen Association — Vice Chairman
1085 to 1994 Chinese American Chamber of Commerce, U.S.A. — Director
1990 to 1993 Chinese Consolidated Benevolent — Vice Chairman
1990 to 1994 United States Chamber of Commerce

Other Activities — Presented a workshop on community employment and economic development, included in the workshop was experience in banking, insurance, and investment. Helped provide experience in special areas of need for Labor Dept. and assisted Immigration and Naturalization SErvice. Help promote citizen registration to vote. Assist with programs for old young to study Chinese and English. Assisted in job placement service for unemployed people, provide small loan for needy person. I also support the exchange in art, culture ..... [illegible photocopy]

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