Bachelor of Science, Cornell Univercity, 1957; Master of Business Administration, New York University, 1959; postgraduate, New York University, 1959-1960.
With, Mobil Oil Corporation, New York City, 1957-1962;
employee relations advisor, Mobil International, Europe, North Africa., 1960-1962;
instructor, U. Maryland.-North African Branch, 1960-1962;
insurance broker, Elmhurst, Illinois, 1962-1964;
one of founders, Alexander Hamilton Life, 1962;
president, Chairman, Board Of Directors, Acrodyne Corporation, West Bloomfield, Michigan, since 1963;
president, Chairman, Board Of Directors, TWI International, Inc., West Bloomfield, since 1968;
chairman, Xcel, since 1992. Chairman of the Board Steel Tree Group, Inc., Colorado Ridge Corporation, Itin Oil Corporation, Dearborn Wheels, Inc., Lilliendahl Corporation. Chairman LBO Capital Corporation, since 1987.
Co-founder, board directors Roadmaster Industries, Inc., 1987-1993. Director, chairman, Chief Executive Officer Williams Controls, Inc., since 1988. Chairman, president, Chief Executive Officer Ajay Sports, Inc.
Member Personnel Management Council Libya (past president), Ski Racing Patrons, Inc. of Michigan (co-founder, past president), Cornell Club Michigan (class council since 1980), Cornell Club New York, Union League Club Chicago, Orchard Lake Country Club.
Married Shirley Besemer, January 28, 1955. Children: Dawn Elizabeth, Timothy Sean.