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