Student, Cornell Univercity, 1962-1965; Bachelor of Science in Accounting, New York University, 1968; Master of Business Administration in Finance, Columbia University, 1971.
Research associate, Horace J. DePodwin Associations, New York City, 1967-1971; manager market forecasting, Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc., New York City, 1972; assistant director finance planning, then senior project manager, Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc., New York City, 1973-1974; director planning, then director marketing services, Interpace Corporation, Parsippany, New Jersey, 1974-1976; director business research, Interpace Corporation, Parsippany, New Jersey, 1976-1978; principal, PH Basic Partners, Orange, New Jersey, since 1983; president, J.P. Meredith, Inc., Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, since 1978. Arbitrator National Association Securities Dealers, since 1988.
Treasurer, board directors Brooklyn Technology Research Foundation, since 1988.
Married Penny Skitol, June 23, 1968. Children: Meredith, Jason, Paul.