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computer company executive

David Friedman, American computer company executive. Campaign leader Combined Jewish Philanthropies, Boston, 1975-1980; member support group American Technion.

Background

Friedman, David was born on September 5, 1938 in Newark. Son of Joseph Soloman and Berth (Wicker) Friedman.

Education

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1960. Master of Electrical Engineering, New York University, 1962. Master of Science in Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1987.

Career

Supervisor, Bell Telephone laboratories, Holmdel, New Jersey, 1960-1966;project engineer, Link Singer, Binghamton, New York, 1966-1969;product line manager, Computervision Corporation, Bedford, Massachusetts, 1969-1971;vice president hardware, Computervision Corporation, Bedford, Massachusetts, 1971-1977;vice president advanced systems, Computervision Corporation, Bedford, Massachusetts, 1977-1981;vice president, general manager system technical, Computervision Corporation, Bedford, Massachusetts, 1981-1985;vice president, general manager product technical, Computervision Corporation, Bedford, Massachusetts, 1985-1986;president, chief Executive officer, Premise Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee in field.

Membership

Campaign leader Combined Jewish Philanthropies, Boston, 1975-1980. Member support group American Technion.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, golf, wood carving.

Connections

Married Davi-Linda Katzin, September 26, 1959. Children: Ann-Isabel, Karen Ethel, Devora Sara.

father:
Joseph Soloman Friedman

mother:
Berth (Wicker) Friedman

spouse:
Davi-Linda Katzin

children:
Ann-Isabel Friedman

Karen Ethel Friedman

Devora Sara Friedman