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Robert I. Silberberg Edit Profile

Broadcast executive

Robert I. Silberberg, American Broadcast executive. Board of directors John A. Reisenbach Foundation, New York City, since 1990. Lieutenant United States Navy, 1955-1959.

Background

Silberberg, Robert I. was born on January 25, 1934 in New York City. Son of Nathaniel and Elizabeth (Schiavello) Silberberg.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, City College of New York, 1955.

Career

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.

Membership

Board of directors John A. Reisenbach Foundation, New York City, since 1990. Lieutenant United States Navy, 1955-1959.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, skiing, running, traveling.

Connections

Married Sylvia Lee Siegel, March 31, 1956. Children: Steven, Gary, Michael.

father:
Nathaniel Silberberg

mother:
Elizabeth (Schiavello) Silberberg

spouse:
Sylvia Lee Siegel

children:
Steven Silberberg

Gary Silberberg

Michael Silberberg