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J. Leonard Matt

J. Leonard Matt, American public relations executive. Served with United States Army Reserve, 1943-1944.; Member New York Finance Writers' Association (founding, secretary-treasurer).

Background

  • Matt, J. Leonard was born on July 31, 1914 in Minneapolis. Son of C. David and Lena (Friedman) M. Bachelor of Arts, University Pennsylvania, 1936. Reporter Herald Tribune, New York City, 1936-1944.

  • Education

    • Account executive Benjamin Sonnenberg, New York City, 1944-1947. Vice president Ted Deglin & Associates, New York City, 1950-1972. Vice president, director business/finance news Carl Byoir & Associates, New York City, since 1972.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Served with United States Army Reserve, 1943-1944. Member New York Finance Writers' Association (founding, secretary-treasurer).

    Connections

    • father: C. David Bachelor of Arts
    • mother: Lena (Friedman) M. Bachelor of Arts
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    Born July 31, 1914
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