Clubs: Union, Tavern, (Cleveland).
Began with American Express Company, New York City, 1895. Department manager George P. Ide & Company, Troy, 1897-1904. Assistant general manager Empire Cream Separator Company, Bloomfield, New Jersey, 1904-1906.
Organized, Interstate Shirt & Collar Company, Troy, 1906, treasurer until 1910. Founder, vice president & treas, Torbensen Gear & Axle Company, Newark, New Jersey, 1911, later the Torbensen Axle Company, Cleveland, president, 1916-1919. Organized, Eaton Axle Company, Cleveland, 1919, president, 1919-1923, merged, 1920, with Standard Parts Company, of which was president and general manager.
Then president Eaton Axle & Spring Company, a merger of Eaton Axle Company, Perfection Spring Company and Torbensen Axle Company. Partner Otis & Company, investment bankers, Cleveland, October 1921-1931. Director and member executive committee, Inland Investors, Inc., National Acme Company.
Director Berkshire Frozen Food Lockers, Inc.
Born July 28, 1873