Bachelor of Science in Economics, Boston College. Master of Business Administration, Babson College, Massachusetts.
Various positions including general manager high intensity & quartz lamp department and general manager nickel cadmium battery operations General Electric. Group executive operating companies Danaher Corporation, Washington, 1985—1991. Chairman, president, Chief Executive Officer The Wiremold Company, Hartford, Connecticut, 1991—2002.
Operating partner JW Childs Associates, Boston, since 2002. Board directors Phoenix Companies, Inc., since 1997. Chairman board directors Esselte Corporation, since 2002, MAAX Holdings, Inc., since 2004, Beauceland Corporation, since 2004, W/S Packaging Inc., since 2006.