This conversation is with Al Donnelly, former supervisor of consumer information for the Consumer Products division at Corning Incorporated. Donnelly speaks about his work at Corning in the 1960s to 1980s. He worked in the marketing division and helped produce the Corning World magazine. He also worked in the Consumer Products Division in product placement, handling issues such as the massive recall of Corning percolators in the 1970s due to flaws in engineering.
Filmed May 23, 2014.
The Rakow Research Library’s Conversation Series features the stories of people involved in the glass industry and glass arts.