Eugene A Pottinger was born October 3, 1927
at the Pottingers' Walnut Hill home in Nelson
County, Kentucky. He was a U.S. Navy veteran
of World War II and the Korean Conflict.
Gene, as everyone called him, worked as a
Product Designer for over thirty years. He
designed home appliances and commercial cooking equipment.
Mr. Pottinger, was the founder of the Blendex
Company, with incorporation in 1979. He was
Chairman and C.E.O. of the Blendex Company and
A man of integrity, he contributed his successes to
"making things happen" and donating more than ten
percent of his income to church and charity.