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computer company executive

Herbert Hecht, American computer company executive. Registered professional engineer, California. With United States Army Signal Corps, 1944-1946.

Background

Hecht, Herbert was born on March 6, 1922 in Frankfurt, Germany. Came to the United States, 1939. Son of Max Hecht and Nanny Weinreb.

Education

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, City University of New York, 1944. Master of Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic Institute, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, University of California at Los Angeles, 1967.

Career

Engineer, United States Navy Shipyard, Brooklyn, 1946-1968;engineering department head, Sperry Flight Systems, Great Neck, New York & Phoenix, Arizona, 1948-1962;program director, The Aerospace Corporation, El Segundo, California, 1962-1977;president, SoHaR Inc., Beverly Hills, California, 1978-1996;Chairman, Board Of Directors, SoHaR Inc., Beverly Hills, California, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, California.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) Fault Tolerant Computing, 1986, Space Mission Analysis & Design, 1990. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

With United States Army Signal Corps, 1944-1946.

Connections

Married Esther Indman, September 20, 1945. Children: Barry Eli, Myron Jay.

father:
Max Hecht

mother:
Nanny Weinreb

spouse:
Esther Indman

children:
Barry Eli Hecht

Myron Jay Hecht