Bachelor of Science, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1967. Master of Business Administration, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1970.
Sales promotion manager British Motor Corporation, Leonia, New Jersey, 1963-1968. Market research director Volvo, Rockleigh, 1968-1971. Vice president market research Scali, McCabe, Sloves Incorporated, New York York City, 1971-1973, senior vice president director account service, 1974-1979, executive vice president, chief operating officer, managing director, 1979-1984.
President, chief executive officer/worldwide HCM, New York City and Paris, 1984-1987. President, partner Messner Vetere Berger McNamee Schmetterer, New York City, 1987—1997. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Euro RSCG Worldwide, 1997—2004.
President, chief operating officer Havas, 2002—2004. Board directors New York City Partnership, 1987.
Board directors New York City Partnership, 1985—1987, New York City History House Trust, 1992—1997, J Mandle Performance, Inc., chairman. President Bob and Stacy Schmetterer Foundation Inc. Member of Vineyard Haven Yacht Club, New York Yacht Club, Coral Beach and Tennis Club, Ocean Reef Club.
Children: Adam, Tyler. Married Stacy Lynn Chiarello, September 26, 1987.