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magazine editor , Newspaper publisher

Robert Morton Bleiweiss, religious magazine editor, labor newspaper publisher. Recipient more than 250 awards labor journalism excellence for editorials, features, designs. Founder, president Center for Jewish Living and Values in Jerusalem, since 1981, chair, American Friends of Center since 1981. Served to Captain United States Marine Corps Reserve 1956-1967.

Background

Bleiweiss, Robert Morton was born on April 18, 1934 in New York City. Son of George Bernard and Esther (Palter) Bleiweiss.

Education

AB, Colgate University, 1956; postgraduate, New York University, 1961-1962; Modern Language Association, University of Southern California, 1976.

Career

Association editor, treasurer, Business International Corporation, New York City, 1960-1964; assistant to president, Wesleyan University Press, Middletown, Connecticut, 1964; public, Xerox Education Publs., Middletown, 1965-1970; president, C. & S. Information Publs., Los Angeles, 1970-1972; corporation vice president, Cordura Corporation, Los Angeles, 1973; president, Bleiweiss & Company, Los Angeles, 1974-1976; senior vice president, Gousha (Times Mirror), 1976-1978. Consultant and director several companies. Board directors Brandeis-Bardin Institute, Brandeis, California, 1975-1978, executive vice president 1978-1981.

Owner, Chief Executive Officer Bleiweiss Comm., Inc., since 1981. Editor, public Jewish Spectator Magazine, since 1989. Secretary Haven Hills, Inc.

1986-1988, president 1988-1990.

Membership

Founder, president Center for Jewish Living and Values in Jerusalem, since 1981, chair, American Friends of Center since 1981. Served to Captain United States Marine Corps Reserve 1956-1967.

Connections

Married Vida Boyan, July 20, 1961. Children: Ellen Terry Anreder, Mark Evan.

father:
George Bernard Bleiweiss

mother:
Esther (Palter) Bleiweiss

spouse:
Vida Boyan

children:
Ellen Terry Anreder Bleiweiss

Mark Evan Bleiweiss