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Jason Rabinovitz

Jason Rabinovitz, American film and television consultant. Decorated Bronze Star. Director American Jewish History Society, 1994—1996; Member Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma.

Background

  • Rabinovitz, Jason was born on August 17, 1921 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Morris J. and Martha (Leavitt) Rabinovitz.

  • Education

    • Bachelor magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1943. Master of Business Administration with distinction, Harvard University, 1948.

    Career

    • With Chase National Bank, New York City, 1948-1949. Assistant to secretary-treasurer United Paramount Theatres, Inc., 1949-1953. Director Microwave Associates, Burlington, Massachusetts, 1952-1954.

      Assistant controller ABC, New York City, 1953-1956. Administrative vice president ABC-television Network, 1956-1957. With Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc., 1957-1969, treasurer, Chief Financial Officer, 1963, financial vice president, 1967-1969.

      Director, executive vice president, general manager Encyclopedia British Educational Corporation, Chicago, 1971-1973. Senior vice president, general manager American Film Theatre, New York City, 1974-1975. Vice president, assistant to president Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc., Culver City, California, 1976-1979, vice president finance, 1979-1983.

      Senior vice president finance and corporation administration Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Entertainment Company, 1983-1984. Consultant motion picture and television, since 1984. Director Pacific Rim Entertainment, 1993-1995.

      Captain United States Army, 1942-1946.

    Membership

    Director American Jewish History Society, 1994—1996. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Frieda Pearlson, July 18, 1948. Children: Abby, Judith, Daniel, Jonathan.
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    • 1943
      Harvard University
    • 1948
      Harvard University
    • 1948 - 1949
      With Chase National Bank
    • 1949 - 1953
      assistant, to secretary-treasurer United Paramount Theatres
    • 1952 - 1954
      director, Microwave Associates
      Burlington, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1953 - 1956
      assistant, controller American Broadcasting Company
    • 1956 - 1957
      administrative vice president, American Broadcasting Company-television Network
    • 1957 - 1969
      with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    • 1971 - 1973
      director, Encyclopedia British Educational Corporation
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1971 - 1973
      executive, Encyclopedia British Educational Corporation
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1971 - 1973
      general manager, Encyclopedia British Educational Corporation
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1974 - 1975
      senior, American Film Theatre
    • 1974 - 1975
      general manager, American Film Theatre
    • 1976 - 1979
      vice president, to president Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
      Culver City, California, United States
    • 1976 - 1979
      assistant, to president Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
      Culver City, California, United States
    • 1983 - 1984
      senior, vice president finance and corporation administration Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/UA Entertainment Company
    • 1984
      consultant, motion picture and television
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