Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1943; Master of Business Administration with distinction, Harvard University, 1948.
With, Chase National Bank, New York City, 1948-1949; assistant to secretary-treasurer, United Paramount Theatres, Inc., New York City, 1949-1953; director, Microwave Associations, Burlington, Massachusetts, 1952-1954; assistant controller, ABC, New York City, 1953-1956; administrative vice president, ABC-television Network, New York City, 1956-1957; with, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc., New York City, 1957-1969; treasurer, Chief Financial Officer, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc., 1963; financial vice president, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc., 1967-1969; director, executive vice president, general manager, Encyclopedia British Ednl. Corporation, Chicago, 1971-1973; senior vice president, general manager, American Film Theatre, New York City, 1974-1975; vice president, assistant to president, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc., Culver City, California, 1976-1979; vice president finance, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc., 1979-1983; senior vice president finance and corporation administration, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Entertainment Company, 1983-1984; consultant motion picture and television, since 1984. Director Pacific Rim Entertainment, 1993-1995.
Director American Jewish History Society, 1994—1996. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma.
Married Frieda Pearlson, July 18, 1948. Children: Abby, Judith, Daniel, Jonathan.