Bachelor of Business Administration, City College of New York, 1955.
Media buyer, Benton & Bowles, New York City, 1959-1963; vice president, assistant media director, Needham, Harper, Steers, New York City, 1963-1966; senior vice president, national sales manager, ABC television Network, New York City, 1966-1986; president, Syndicast Superior vena cava syndrome, New York City, 1986-1989; vice president news, daytime and children's sales, Columbia Broadcasting System television Network, New York City, 1989-1991; executive vice president, director broadcast, Bates Advertising, New York City, 1991-1995; president, Chief Executive Officer, BKS/Bates Entertainment, New York City, since 1995.
Board of directors John A. Reisenbach Foundation, New York City, since 1990. Lieutenant United States Navy, 1955-1959.
Married Sylvia Lee Siegel, March 31, 1956. Children: Steven, Gary, Michael.