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Hotel executive

Martin Benjamin Berkowitz, American hotel executive. Certified Public Accountant New York, California; bar: California 1970.


Berkowitz, Martin Benjamin was born on September 1, 1930 in New York City. Son of Abraham J. and Dora (Yoffe) Berkowitz.


Bachelor of Science in Accounting cum laude, New York University, 1955. Juris Doctor, Pepperdine University, 1969.


Staff auditor Touche Ross & Company, 1955—1961. Internal auditor Lockheed, 1962. Controller Chalco Engineering, 1962—1963.

Vice president, general manager Aluminum Extruson Company, 1966—1970. Associate Trabin & Berkowitz, Torrance, California, 1970—1971. Executive vice president Textone Inc., Lamirada, 1971—1979, also board directors.

Vice president finance, secretary, treasurer American Protection Industries, Redondo Beach, 1979—1984. Vice president William Morris Agency, Inc., Beverly Hills, since 1984. With United States Army, 1948-1952.


  • Certified Public Accountant New York, California. Bar: California 1970.


President Southern region Jewish Federation Council, Los Angeles, 1979—1981. Executive committee, vice president Pacific Southwest Region United Synagogue. President Congregation Ner Tamid, South Bay, Los Angeles County, 1976—1978.

Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, American Bar Association, California Association Atty Certified Public Accountants, American Association Attorney Certified Public Accountants, California Society of Certified Public Accountants, California Bar Association.


Married Doris F. Oppenheimer, September 8, 1955. Children: Norman Bernard, Rickey Ellen.

Abraham J. Berkowitz

Dora (Yoffe) Berkowitz

Doris F. Oppenheimer

Norman Bernard Berkowitz

Rickey Ellen Berkowitz