Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Illinois, 1942.
With Victor division, Radio Corporation of America, 1942-1945; with, Sales and Marketing Management magazine, and predecessor, Chicago, 1945-1977; with, Sales and Marketing Management magazine (and predecessor), Goldenrod, Florida, 1977-1995; senior vice president, Sales and Marketing Management magazine, and predecessor, Goldenrod, Florida, 1960-1987; public, director, Survey of Buying Power, 1973-1987. Consultant, lecturer in field.
Member of executive board N.E. Illinois county Boy Scouts American, 1970-1971. President David Kinley Ednl. Foundation, 1968-1977.
Member University of Illinois Foundation and President' Council. Trustee University of Illinois Young Men’s Christian Association, 1967-1977. Board directors Winter Park (Florida) Young Men’s Christian Association, 1978-1981.
Member Sales and Marketing Executives Association Chicago (president 1970-1971), Sales and Marketing Executives International (vice president 1976-1977), University of Illinois Alumni Association (president 1961-1963), Goldenrod Area Chamber of Commerce (president 1985-1986), Goldenrod Civic Club (president 1991-1993), Goldenrod History Society (president 1992-1994), University Club Chicago (board directors 1974-1976), Illini Club of Chicago (president 1956-1957), Citrus Club (Orlando, florida), Rotary (president Orange County East Club 1982-1983), Phi Gamma Delta.
Married Doreen Shirley Davis, January 12, 1946. Children: Sally Ann Carmichael Wallace, Bruce Richard.