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spent fifteen years as a marketing consultant and taught marketing,
advertising, and sales management for ten years as an adjunct professor in the
MBA program at the Newark and New Brunswick, NJ campuses of Rutgers University.
During that time, he was also a teacher and principal in a synagogue Hebrew