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computer company executive

Sheldon Oscar Newman, American Computer company executive ( ind: service)computer company executive. Recipient Distinguished Trustee award United Hospital Fund, 1995. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior), Archaeol. Institute American (president), Long Island Society.

Background

Newman, Sheldon Oscar was born on June 25, 1923 in New York City. Son of Morris and Anna (Schlanger) Newman.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Elec. Engineering, CUNY, 1944. Project engineer National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Sunnyvale, California, 1946-1947.

General manager information and communications division Sperry Corporation, Great Neck, New York, 1947-1967. Chairman of the Board, chiefexec. officer Algorex Corporation, Hauppauge, New York, 1968-1993. Chairman board of trustees Hospital for Joint Diseases, Orthopaedic Institute, New York City.

Trustee Mount Sinai-New York University Medical Center. Board directors HJD Research and Development Foundation, Sjogrens Syndrome Foundation, Woodbridge Association, Boca Raton, Florida. President Pine Lake Park Cooperative Association, Peekskill, New York Patentee in field.

Lieutenant (junior grade), United States Navy, 1944-1946.

Career

Project engineer National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Sunnyvale, California, 1946-1947. General manager information and communications division Sperry Corporation, Great Neck, New York, 1947-1967. Chairman board, Chief Executive Officer Algorex corporation, Hauppauge, 1968-1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee in field.

Membership

Chairman board trustees Hospital for Joint Diseases, Orhtopaedic Institute, New York City. Trustee Mount Sinai-New York University Medical Center. Board directors HJD Research and Development Foundation, Sjogrens Syndrome Foundation, Woodbrige association, Boca Raton, Florida.

President Pine Lake Park Cooperative Association, Peekskill, New York Lieutenant (junior grade), United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ), Archaeol. Institute American (president), Long Island Society, Masons, Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu.

Connections

Married Miriam Jasphy, July 30, 1950. Children: Barry Marc, Amy Stacy, Andrew Eric.

father:
Morris Newman

mother:
Anna (Schlanger) Newman

spouse:
Miriam Jasphy

children:
Barry Marc Newman

Amy Stacy Newman

Andrew Eric Newman