Stenographer, clerk, various Southern rys., 1898-1906. With St. Louis&San Francisco Railway, 1906-1918, successively assistant superintendent car service, superintendent transportation, assistant general manager, general manager and 2d vice president (all Springfield, Missouri), until 1917. 1st vice-president and director same, at St. Louis, 1917-1918.
On staff Admiral F. T. Bowles of Emergency Fleet Corporation, as special transportation, stores and material expert, February-May 1918. Assistant to president American International Shipbldg. Corporation, Hog Island, Pennsylvania, 1918-1920.
President International Products County, New York, also Compania Internacional de Productos, 1920-1925. President Pierce Petroleum Corporation, St. Louis, 1925-1930. President Fisk Rubber Corporation, Fisk Tire Company, Federal Rubber Company, Badger Rubber Works and Fisk Tire Export Company, 1933-1936.
President Sloane-Blabon Corporation, 1936-1939. President Smoking Pipes, Inc., Paterson, New Jersey, since April 1, 1940.