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businessman

David B. Cornstein is an American finance executive. He is a Principal and President of Pinnacle Advisors Limited.

Background

David B. Cornstein was born on the 17th of August 1938 in New York City, New York, United States; the son of Irwin and Fanny Cornstein.

Education

D. Cornstein received his Bachelor of Arts from Lafayette College and received his Master of Business Administration from New York University.

Career

On December 1988 David Cornstein began his career as a Director of Finlay Fine Jewelry Corporation. From December 1988 to January 1996, Mr. Cornstein served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Finlay Enterprises Inc. and from December 1985 to December 1988, he served as the President, Chief Executive Officer and the Director of a predecessor of Finlay Enterprises. Finlay Enterprises Inc., through its subsidiary Finlay Fine Jewelry Corporation, operates leased fine jewelry departments in major department stores throughout the United States. He has been the Chairman of the Board of TeleHubLink Corp.

David Cornstein worked as the Chairman of the Board of TeleHubLink from September 1994 to February 4, 1999. Since May 1993 until his retirement from day-to-day involvement with Finlay Enterprises effective January 1, 1999, he served as its Chairman of the Board. Mr. Cornstein worked as the Vice Chairman of the Economic Development Corporation of New York City and New York State Council on State Productivity. He has been a Director of TeleHubLink Corporation, since its inception in 1998. Since September 1, 1999, Mr. Cornstein serves as Chairman Emeritus of Pinnacle Advisors Ltd. He is the Chairman of the World President' Organization. He served as the Chairman of the Board at New York City Off-Track Betting Corporation. Also he worked as Chairman Emeritus of Finlay Enterprises Inc. since January 31, 1999. Cornstein worked as Chairman Emeritus of Finlay Fine Jewelry Corporation since January 1999. He serves as Director of Hugh L. Carey Battery Park City Authority. Also he was a Director of Circa Inc. David Cornstein worked as a Director of Finlay Enterprises, Inc., holding Company of Finlay Fine Jewelry Corp. He served as a Director of What A World Inc., since February 24, 1999 and Opticare Health Systems, Inc. Mr. Cornstein served on the Boards of several organizations including New York Law School, the Jewish Community Relations Council, Park East Synagogue and the David and Sheila Cornstein Foundation.

Nowadays David B. Cornstein workes as a Principal and President of Pinnacle Advisors Limited. Also he is now serving as a Board Member of Jacob Javits Development Corporation.

Membership

He was a member of Gemological Institute.

Connections

He is married Sheila Schiff and has a son.

father:
Irwin Cornstein

mother:
Fanny Cornstein

spouse:
Sheila Schiff

son:
Marc Cornstein