Bachelor, Mercer University, 1963.
Co-founder, president Paragon Agency, Macon, Georgia, 1970-1979. Founder, chief executive officer Empire Agency, Atlanta, 1979-1984. Senior vice president concert music department I.C.M., Los Angeles, 1984-1988.
Vice president, head concert department Nederlander Organization, since 1988. Founder, chief executive officer Strike Force, Inc., since 1982. Advisory board department contemporary music, Georgia State College 1980-1985.
Member John Hammond Fund for Performance of Music, Washington, since 1990.
Member music business fund raising committee Committee to Elect Jimmy Carter, Atlanta, 1976-1977. Civic music director City of Hope Hospital, Los Angeles, 1984-1986. Past executive director Republican party Georgia, Atlanta.
Executive director Project Smile, Macon. Member Bi-Racial Committee Macon, 1967-1968. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1965-1967.
Member North America Concert Promoter Association, Annual Performance Magazine Music Business Conference, Country Music Academy (board directors).
Married Regina Moore (divorced 1972). Married Kären Elaine Dixon, June 1, 1973. Children: James Alexander, Miriam Leslie.