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also known as Preston Robert Tisch

association executive , Financial executive

Robert Tisch, American corporate financial executive, sports association executive.


Tisch, Preston Robert was born on April 29, 1926 in Brooklyn. Son of Abraham Solomon and Sayde (Brenner) Tisch.


Student, Bucknell U., 1943-1944;Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1948.


Co-chairman, co-chief Executive officer, director, Loews Corporation, New York City, since 1960;postmaster general, United States Postal Svc., Washington, 1986-1988;chairman, co-Chief Executive Officer, half owner, New York Football Giants, since 1990. Board directors CNA Finance Corporation, Bulova Watch Company.


Chairman emeritus New York Conference and Visitors Bureau, National Democratic Convention, 1976, 80. Chairman Citymeals on Wheels, 1993-2002, chairman emeritus, 2003-2005. Trustee New York University.

Member Quadrennial Commission on Executive, Legislation and Judicial Salaries, 1988. Member Governor's Business Advisory Council for New York State. Founder, chairman Take the Field (rebuilding New York City school athletic facilities).

With Army of the United States, 1943-1944. Member Century Country Club, Sigma Alpha Mu. Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences.


Married Joan Hyman, March 14, 1948. Children: Steven E., Laurie M., Jonathan M.

Abraham Solomon Tisch

Sayde (Brenner) Tisch

Joan Hyman

Steven E. Tisch

Laurie M. Tisch

Jonathan M. Tisch