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Sheldon Jacobs

Sheldon Jacobs, American investment advisor. Board directors Westchester Community College Foundation, Valhalla, New York, 1999. Captain United States Army, 1952-1954, Korea.

Background

  • Jacobs, Sheldon was born on January 29, 1931 in Milwaukee. Son of Bert and Ruth Jacobs.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Nebraska, 1952. Master of Science, New York University, 1955.

    Career

    • Manager audience measurements Station ABC-television, New York City, 1957-1970. Director station research NBC-television, 1970-1979. Editor, public The No-Load Fund Investor, Ardsley, New York, since 1979.

      Founder The BJ Group (now General Electric Private Access Group), Scarsdale, since 1986. Member advisory panel Boardroom Reports, Greenwich, Connecticut, since 1992.

    Works

    • Author: Put Money In Your Pocket, 1974. Author, editor, public: Handbook for No-Load Fund Investors, 1981-2000, Sheldon Jacobs' Guide to Successful No-Load Fund Investing, 1995, 98.

    Membership

    Board directors Westchester Community College Foundation, Valhalla, New York, 1999. Captain United States Army, 1952-1954, Korea.

    Personality

    Interests

    Art collecting.

    Connections

    • Married Lisbeth C. Jacobs, February 29, 1964. Children: Roy, Julie DePree.
    • father: Bert Jacobs
    • mother: Ruth Jacobs
    • spouse: Lisbeth C. Jacobs
    • children: Roy Jacobs
    • Julie DePree Jacobs
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    Born January 29, 1931
    Nationality
    • 1952
      University Nebraska
    • 1955
      New York University
    • 1957 - 1970
      Manager, audience measurements Station American Broadcasting Company-television
    • 1970 - 1979
      director, station research National Broadcasting Company-television
    • 1979
      editor
      Ardsley, New York, United States
    • 1986
      founder The BJ Group (now General Electric Private Access Group)
      Scarsdale, New York, United States