Bachelor of Business Administration, City College of New York, 1957. Postgrad, City College of New York, 1959—1961.
Chairman board Kanan, Corbin, Schupak & Aronow, New York City, 1969—1980. President Malcolm Kanan Inc., Montville, New Jersey, since 1980, Kanan Securities Incorporated, New York York City, 1983—1984. Vice president director Vista Management, Inc., since 1986.
With Florida, Alkan Corporation, since 1986. With United States Army, 1957-1959.
Married Barbara Levin Kanan, December 18, 1960. Children: Steven A., Jill L.