Furnace man, open hearth department, Illinois Steel Company, Southern Chicago, 1905-1906. Salesman Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Chicago, 1906-1911. District sales manager, Lackawanna Steel Company, Chicago, 1911-1922.
Vice-president and director Achuff Railway Supply Company, St. Louis, 1930-1931. Vice president, later president and treasurer, Hillside Flour Spur Mines, Rosiclare, Illinois, 1922-1943. President and director Pershing Quicksilver Company, Lovelock, Nevada, 1941-1944.
President-treasurer and director Knapp Brothers Manufacturing Company, Joliet, Illinois, 1944-1947. President-treasurer, owner Mid-West Forging & Manufacturing Company, Chicago, 1924-1957, Chairman, Board Of Directors and chief Executive officer, since 1957. Past president Manufacturers Association Chicago Heights.
President, trustee Wesley Memorial Hospital. Trustee Northwestern University.
Born April 11, 1885