Associate of Arts, University of Minnesota, 1934.
Store Silverberg Brothers, Sioux City, Iowa, 1934-1942. Wholesale clothing distributor, 1943-1946. Manufacturers representative William Schwartz & Company, Philadelphia, 1946-1950.
President Coombs Manufacturing Company, Minneapolis, 1950-1962.
Chairman Associate Apparel Industries, New York City, 1962-1964. Director restaurants concessions McCrory-McLellan-Green Stores, York, Pennsylvania, 1964-1966, president, 1966-1968.
Executive vice president South. Klein Department Stores, New York City, 1968-1972. Chairman of the Board Leeds Travelwear, New York City, 1972.
Chief operating officer, president, Chairman, Board Of Directors Kenton Corporation, New York City, 1972-1974.
President McCrory Stores, York, Pennsylvania, Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer, 1977-1980. Executive vice president McCrory Corporation, New York City, 1974-1977, president, chief Executive officer, 1977-1980, also director Executive vice president Rapid American Corporation, president, 1977-1980.
Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1943. Member Sigma Alpha Museum.
Married Lillian Baker, June 14, 1936. Children: Barry J., Cheri Lou (Mistress Robin Fern), Keith C. Manager.