Chairman of Hensley Group, Inc., which owned different companies ranging from pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, music, television, and film.
He attended the University of Oklahoma and the University of Southern California.
He owned Hensley Records, which produced the musical group Crush 333.
He grew up in Oklahoma, where he was known for creating the Zicam medicine product.
His first foray into film with director-producer Arthur Allan Seidelman was Between Heaven and Hell written by Richard Alfieri.