Party affiliation: Republican
Assistant to vice president Street Railways Advertising Company. New York City, 1910-1912, sales rep, 1912-1913, branch manager, 1913-1914. Sales manager food div.
American Linseed Corporation, New York City, 1914-1918. Managing director Thomas J. Lipton Company of Canada, 1918-1920. New York City representative N.W. Ayer & Son, Inc., Philadelphia, 1920-1924, branch manager, San Francisco, 1924-1928, resident partner, Chicago, from 1928, vice president, from 1929.