Began career as an accountant for the Skogmo Motors, Fergus Falls, Minnesota, 1922-1925. General manager Skogmo-Weiby, Inc., Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, 1925-1927. Secretary Gamble-Skogmo, Inc., Minneapolis, 1928-1940, vice-president, director, 1940-1953.
President Pyroil Company, LaCrosse, Wisconsin, since 1953. Chairman Pyroil of Canada, Ltd., Toronto, since 1957. Also the Master Specialty Limited company, Toronto, Canada.
Director North American Life & Casualty Company, Minneapolis. Chairman of the Board Champion laboratories, Inc., West Salem, Illinois, since 1956. President LaCrosse Funds, Inc.
Born December 21, 1904