Bachelor of Business Administration, Columbia University, 1954.
With Billboard Publications, Inc., from 1962, senior vice president Art and Design Publications group, corporation director, from 1976, executive vice president, from 1978, Billboard Publications, Inc. and Watson-Guptill Publications, New York City. Now president JP Publications, Inc. Director Tell-Time/London, R.C. Publications, Washington.
Trustee Tappan (New York ) Library. Served with Army of the United States, 1954-1956. Member Magazine Publications Association, American Business Press Association, Association American Publications Clubs: Lotus (New York City).
Married Sheila B. Balsam, January 20, 1957. Children: Andrew J., Erica G., Melissa C.