Student, University Illinois, 1924-1925; Master of Business Administration, University of Chicago, 1956.
Associate editor and managing editor, Hospital Management, Chicago, 1925-1931;
managing editor, Advertising Age, Chicago, 1932-1938;
editor, Advertising Age, 1939-1957;
editorial director, Advertising Age, 1958-1964;
public, Advertising Age, 1964-1970;
director research and promotion, Crain Communications Inc.
vice president, formerly Advertising Publications, Inc., 1938-1960;
executive vice president, general manager, formerly Advertising Publications, Inc., 1961-1964;
president, formerly Advertising Publications, Inc., 1964-1973;
chairman of the executive committee, formerly Advertising Publications, Inc., since 1973;
president, Red Tag News Publs., Chicago, 1971-1977;
Chairman of the Board, Crain Automotive Group, Detroit, 1973-1986;
Chairman of the Board, American Trade Magazines, Chicago, since 1973;
Chairman of the Board, Crain Associated Enterprises, since 1987. Lecturer U. College, University of Chicago, Michigan State University, 1950-1958. Member of national marketing advising committee unites states department Commerce, 1969-1971.
Board directors American Business Press, 1970-1973, Magazine Publications Association, 1970-1976.
Member American Marketing Association (director 1946-1947, vice president marketing management 1963-1964, Distinguished Service award 1979), Arts Club, Tavern Club, National Press Club, Chicago Press Club, Phi Epsilon Pi, Alpha Delta Sigma, Sigma Delta Chi, Beta Gamma Sigma.
Married Adele Bass, October 5, 1930. Children: Janet Bernstein Wingis, Henry.