Began as employe, Graham & Company, investment bankers, Philadelphia, December 1904. Partner, Graham, Parsons & Company, 1914-1926. Vice president in charge trust department of Tradesmen’s National Bank and Trust Company, Philadelphia, September 1929-December 1944.
President and director Aldrich Pump Company, Allentown Rolling Mills, E.T. & W.N.C. Transportation Company, East Tennessee & Western North Carolina.R.R., Tennolina Company President North Pennsylvania R.R. Director Tradesmens National Bank & Trust Company, Chelten Title Company, president and director, Black Creek Improvement Company, president and director, Jefferson Coal Company. Director Rockhill Coal Company, East Broad Top R.R. & Coal Company, Delaware Bound Brook R.R., Little Schuylkill R.R., Navigation & Coal Company President Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts.
President of the board of trustees, Moore Institute Art, Science and Industry. Vice-president, director American Academy of Music.