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Barry Joel Gordon

Barry Joel Gordon, American investment advisor. Named Long Island Entrepreneur of Year, 1992.

Background

  • Gordon, Barry Joel was born on July 16, 1945 in New York City. Son of Ned and Beatrice (Brahms) Gordon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing, University Miami, 1967. Master of Business Administration in Finance, Hofstra University, 1970.

    Career

    • Analyst Eastern Air Lines, New York City, 1967-1969. Consultant R. Dixon Speas Associates, Manhasset, New York, 1969-1971. President National Clandestine Service-Select-A-College, New York City, 1971-1972.

      Securities analyst New York Hanseatic Corporation, 1972-1973. Executive vice president American Fund Advisors, Inc., 1978-1980, chairman, president, since 1980, president, director, since 1982. Executive vice president John Hancock National Aviation & Technology Corporation, 1973-1983, president, 1983-1995.

      Executive vice president John Hancock Global Technology Fund, Inc., 1982-1983, president, since 1983. Chairman, president National Value Fund, 1986-1992. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer minor league baseball team New Jersey Cardinals, since 1991.

      Chairman, chief executive officer minor league baseball team Norwich Navigators affiliate New York Yankees, since 1992. President Bluestone/AFA Fund. Board directors Winfield Capital Corporation, John Hancock National Aviation and Technology Fund, New York City, 1978-1995, John Hancock Global Technology Fund, Boston, since 1983.

      Chairman, president National Value Fund, New York City, 1986-1992. Director New York-Pennsylvania League Professional Baseball, Eastern League Professional Baseball, vice president.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Board directors Chanteclaire at Muttontown Homeowners Association, New York, 1973-1977, Brooklyn Sports Foundation. Committee member New Leadership division North Shore Hospital, Manhasset, 1991. With United States Army Reserve, 1968-1973.

    Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, New York Society Securities Analysts (chairman transportation committee, industry group coordinator), American Stock Exchange (arbitrator), Society Aerospace Analysts, Society Airline Analysts (president 1976-1981), Wings Club, Glen Head Country Club, Addison Reserve Country Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, baseball memorabilia.

    Connections

    • Married Joan Shirley Busch, January 27, 1968. Children: Jill, Jeffrey.
    • father: Ned Gordon
    • mother: Beatrice (Brahms) Gordon
    • spouse: Joan Shirley Busch
    • children: Jill Gordon
    • Jeffrey Gordon
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    Born July 16, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1967
      University Miami
    • 1970
      Hofstra University
    • 1967 - 1969
      Analyst, Eastern Air Lines
    • 1969 - 1971
      consultant, R. Dixon Speas Associates
      Manhasset, New York, United States
    • 1971 - 1972
      president, NCS-Select-A-College
    • 1972 - 1973
      securities analyst, New York Hanseatic Corporation
    • 1978 - 1980
      executive, vice president American Fund Advisors
    • 1982 - 1983
      executive, vice president John Hancock Global Technology Fund
    • 1986 - 1992
      chairman, National Value Fund
    • 1986 - 1992
      president, National Value Fund
    • 1991
      chairman, minor league baseball team New Jersey Cardinals
    • 1991
      Chief Executive Officer, minor league baseball team New Jersey Cardinals
    • 1992
      chairman, officer minor league baseball team Norwich Navigators affiliate New York Yankees
    • 1992
      chief executive, officer minor league baseball team Norwich Navigators affiliate New York Yankees
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