Bachelor of Arts Journalism, University of Michigan, 1956.
Reporter, Wall Street Journal, Pittsburgh, 1956-1960; director advertising, H.K. Porter Company, Inc., Pittsburgh, 1960-1965; contract sales manager, Herbick & Held Printing, Pittsburgh, 1965-1968; marketing manager, Aspen Systems Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1968-1970; marketing manager, New York Times Information Bank, New York City, 1970-1975; president, publisher, Online, Inc., Connecticut, since 1976.
Married Jenne-Lee Chase, April 8, 1961. Children: Holly, Adam, Heather, Andrew, Christopher.