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Charles Snitow, American lawyer. Recipient certified of honor March of Dimes, Gold Key-Medal of Honor, City of New York, 1960-1962, Gran Prix American, France, 1965, Garcia Moreno medal Equador, 1966; named Knight, Order of Merit, Republic of Italy, 1963; named to Order Honorary Kentucky Colonels, Louisiana Colonels.


Snitow, Charles was born on February 7, 1907 in New York City.


AB, Cornell University, 1928. Juris Doctor, Cornell University, 1930.


Partner Pomerance & Snitow, New York City, from 1931. President National Hardward Show Inc., 1945-1970, World Hobby Exposition, Chicago, Philadelphia, 1948-1953, Charles Snitow Organization, New York City, 1950-1979, International Auto Show, New York City, 1952-1980, National Fancy Food Conference Show, New York City, 1955-1970, United States World Trade Fair Incorporated, New York York City, San Francisco, 1957-1966, International Photography & Travel Show Incorporated, New York York City, 1960-1972, Consumer Electronics Show, New York City, 1967-1977, Snitow Show Consultants, Incorporated, New York York City, from 1975. Consultant Soviet Exposition Science and Technology, New York City, 1959, North Carolina International Fair, Charlotte, 1959, British Exposition, New York City, 1960, Cahners Exposition Group division Reed Exhibition Companies, New York City, 1970-1987, Brazil Expo, New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Dallas, Atlanta, Miami, Florida, 1981, Greater New York International Auto Show, since 1982, East/Center Europe Trade Expo, New York, 1994.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to Cornell Law Quarterly.


Board directors Bill of Rights Foundation, New York City, 1980. Member Metropolitan Opera Chorus, Schola Cantorum, Collegiate Chorale. Member National Association Exposition Managers (honorary, Kings Glove award for excellence 1991), Latin American Chamber of Commerce, Bigelow Society, Cayuga Society, Cornell Club, Savage Club, Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Kappa Delta.


  • Other Interests



Married Virginia Levitt, November 2, 1935. Children: Ann Barr, Alan Mark.

Virginia Levitt

Ann Barr Snitow

Alan Mark Snitow