Television executive and producer best known for greenlighting programs like All in the Family and Charlie's Angels, among many others.
He was a member of the Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity at Syracuse University where he completed his undergraduate education.
He was hired as an executive at CBS in 1963. He was only 25 years old.
He was born and raised in New York City.
He and fashion designer Henry Grethel both studied at Syracuse University in upstate New York