Graduated from City College of N.Y. in 1952 with a B.A. degree in Business Administration, and then 2-1/2 years in U.S. Army. Forty year career in international sales and marketing management. Eighteen years with Hunter Douglas locating, setting up and subsequently supporting franchised venetian blind manufacturers of the Flexalum product. Went to the packaging industry with Loveshaw Corporation (now an ITW subsidiary), in charge of worldwide distribution of their Little David Semi-Automatic Case Sealers. Joined SCORE in early 1997.