Student, Art Students League, New York City, 1945—1946. Student, City University of New York, 1946.
Director advertising and promotion Swivelier Lighting Corporation, New York City, 1951—1953. Director national advertising public relations Fred Astaire Corporation, 1953—1955. Director public relations Gimbel's, 1956—1957.
Vice president and director public relations United Fund New York, 1957—1976. Executive vice president United Way of Tri-State, 1976—1979. Faculty New School University, 1970.
Executive vice president, chief operating officer United Way Tri-State, 1979—1980. President Hal Golden Associates Public Relations Consultant and Services, 1981—1983, Huntington's Disease Foundation American, New York City, 1983—1985. Artist, conservator Hal Golden Studios, Patterson, 1985—1992, New York City, 1992—1999, Providence, since 2000.
Consultant in field; Private United States Marine Corps, 1943-1944.
Member of American Institute for Conservation Historic and Artistic Works, Oil Painters American (exhibiting member), American Artists Professional League, Providence Art Club.
Married Kitty Hanson, April 27, 1957. Children: Cynthia, Deborah.