Party affiliation: Republican
Advertising apprentice, Roycroft, village, East Aurora New York, 1914-1915. Copywriter and assistant advertising manager, Ohio Brass Company, March 1916-1925, assistant to general sales manager, 1925-1928, general sales manager, 1928-1930, secretary and director of sales, 1930-1933, vice president, 1933-1938, executive vice president, 1938-1946, president Ohio Brass Company and its subsidiaries, and Canadian Ohio Brass Company, 1946-1956, Chairman of the Board, since 1956, director, since 1930, member Executive Committee, since 1938. President, director and member Executive Committee Richland Hotel Company, Mansfield, O., president, director Trimble Properties, Incorporated.
Vice-president, director Harry S. Black Company, Mansfield. Member executive committee and director of Farmers Savings & Trust Company.