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electronics executive

Leon Weissman, American electronics executive. Member of Society Information Display, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Appalachian Mountain Club.

Background

Weissman, Leon was born on March 22, 1920 in New York City. Son of Karl and Rebecca (Goldfarb) Weissman.

Education

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, City College of New York, 1949.

Career

Chief engineer Magnetic Amplifiers, Incorporated, New York York City, 1950—1962. Director engineering Digitronics Corporation, Albertson, New York, 1962—1964. Consultant The Diebold Group, New York City, 1964—1966.

Chairman Chyron Corporation, Melville, New York, 1966—1983, vice chairman, since 1983. Instructor Radio-television Institute, New York City. With Signal Corps United States Army, 1942-1946.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Society Information Display, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Appalachian Mountain Club.

Connections

Married Patricia J. Wartik, August 12, 1982. 1 child Erica.

father:
Karl Weissman

mother:
Rebecca (Goldfarb) Weissman

spouse:
Patricia J. Wartik

child:
Erica Weissman