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IGI is saddened to announce the death of its founder and CEO, Dr. Paul Polishuk. Paul was passionate about his businesses and worked until the day he passed.

Dr. Paul Polishuk

POLISHUK, Paul PhD. Of San Diego, died suddenly on 7/18/2016.Beloved son of the late Jennie and Kuzma Polishuk, Loving husband of the late Elaine (Rohlik). Brother of Katherine Deliago of Woburn, MA and the late Walter Polishuk. Father of Paul Polishuk and wife Margie of Escondido, CA, Helen Zak of Boston, MA, Patricia Campbell and husband Bob of North Palm Beach, FL, the late Peter Polishuk of Brookline, MA and Phil Polishuk and wife Mindy of Berkeley, CA. Devoted grandfather of Peter and Megan Zak, Kimberly and Natalie Polishuk, Bobby Campbell and Will and Scott Polishuk. He was the President and Chairman of the Board of the IGI Group of Companies. He was a well-known expert on fiber optics and telecommunications technology and markets. Born in Boston in 1935, grew up in Charlestown, MA. Attended Boston Latin and received a BS degree from MIT in 1956, a MS and PhD in Physics from Ohio State in 1962 and 1964. In 1971, he received an SM in Management from MIT, after spending a year as a Sloan Fellow.

Donations may be made in Paul Polishuk's memory to the Polishuk Family Scholarship Fund, 1667 Short Street, Berkeley, CA 94702 or Paypal at

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