Bachelor, Syracuse University, 1954.
Editor Simon & Schuster Company, New York City, 1954—1955. Editor business-finance news department New York Times, 1955—1962. Finance news director Puerto Rico Newswire, 1962—1966.
President Ivens Stanton Associates Inc., since 1966. President, board directors Wavehill International Ventures, Inc. Chairman board Personal Computer Rental Corporation, Coral Gables, Florida.
President, board directors polymerase chain reaction International, Incorporated, New York York City, New York. Board directors, treasurer Sigma Medical Laboratories, Inc. Board directors Meridian Advertising Inc., Ivey Group Inc.
Consultant finance, public, mineral, mining, oil and gas firms. With Signal Corps United States Army, 1951-1953.
Member of Communications Alumni Society Syracuse University, Police Conference New York (honorary).
Married Joyce Needleman, January 28, 1970. Children: Marshall Scott, Alison Eve, Lynn Erica.