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Lawrence Robert Weiss, American Investment banking executive ( fin: inv. service)investment banking executive. Member Planetary Society, United States Naval Institute, American Defense PreparednessAssn., Mensa.Deceased.


Weiss, Lawrence Robert was born on March 8, 1937 in Pasadena. Son of Joseph B. and Elsie (Shaw) Weiss.


Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics, University of California at Los Angeles, 1959. Master of Science in Management Science, University of Southern California, 1974.


Electronic systems engineer, North America Aviation, Inc., Los Angeles, 1960-1962, Litton Systems, Inc., 1962-1963. Group head Hughes Aircraft Company, Culver City, California, 1963-1967, group head, sales representative, branch sales manager, 1967-1970. With Science Data Systems, Systems Engineering laboratories, General Automation, Inc., Interdata Corporation, Applied Digital Data Systems, Inc., 1973-1980.

Co-founder, chairman, president Health-tronics laboratories Inc., Rochester, New York, 1970-1972, Cal-trend Personality Systems, Inc., Los Angeles, 1973-1985. Co-founder, Chairman of the Board, vice president Evolution Computer SystemsCorp., (name changed to Evolution Technologies, Inc. 1981), Irvine, California, 1980-1982.

Co-founder, chairman, president Capital Technology Group Inc., Irvine,1981-1983. Co-founder, president Tek-Net Funding Corporation, Irvine, 1984-1985. Finance consultant Shearson Lehman Brothers, Inc., Orange, California, 1985-1986.

Vice president investments Drexel Burnham Lambert Inc., Newport Beach, California, 1986-1987. Chairman Covest Holdings, Inc., 1987-1988. Vice president Wedbush-Morgan Securities, Inc., Newport Beach, 1988-1989.

President Public Equities Planning Corporation, 1989^.


Member of Mensa, American Defense Preparedness Association, United States Naval Institute, Planetary Society.


Married Elaine Saxon Weiss, June 23, 1963. Children: Jeffrey Arthur, Jason Ashley.

Joseph B. Weiss

Elsie (Shaw) Weiss

Elaine Saxon Weiss

Jeffrey Arthur Weiss

Jason Ashley Weiss