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Communications company executive

Lawrence B. Hilford, American Communications company executive. Member of advisory board Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, since 1986.

Background

Hilford, Lawrence B. was born on June 17, 1934 in New York City. Son of Norman and Diana Hilford.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1955; Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1959.

Career

President, Cartridge Rental Network, New York City, 1972-1973; executive vice president, Viacom International, New York City, 1973-1977; senior vice president, Columbia Pictures Industries, New York City, 1979-1981; president, chief Executive officer, Station Columbia Broadcasting System/Fox Video, New York City, 1983-1985; chairman, chief Executive officer, Orion Home Entertainment Corporation, New York City, since 1986. Adjunct Professor program for interactive communications New York University, New York City, 1984-1987.

Membership

Member of advisory board Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, since 1986.

Connections

Married Lynn Sherr, January 11, 1980. Children: Jeffrey, Andrew, James.

father:
Norman Hilford

mother:
Diana Hilford

spouse:
Lynn Sherr

children:
Jeffrey Hilford

James Hilford

Andrew Hilford