Employed as salesman, Maynard H. Murch & Company, Cleveland, 1924, partner, 1943-1950, partner successor firm Fulton, Reid & Company, 1950-1956. President, director Fulton Reid & Company, Inc., 1956-1963, Chairman of the Board, director, 1963-1967. Chairman of the Board, director Fulton, Reid & Staples, Inc., 1967-1971.
President, director The Clariden Corporation. Director Roadway Express, Inc., TopRoc Precast Corporation, Chardon Rubber Company, R-Land Corporation, Quality Service Company Treasurer Cleveland Humane Society. Life trustee Children’s Services.