James S. Tisch is a businessperson who has been the head of 13 different companies. Mr. Tisch holds the position of Chairman at WNET, Chairman of WLIW Channel 21, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Loews Hotels LLC and President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Loews Corp., President & Chief Executive Officer of Loews Corp. (Investment Portfolio) (a subsidiary of Loews Corp.). James S. Tisch is also Co-Chairman of The Mount Sinai Health System, Inc., Member of Council on Foreign Relations, Inc., Member of American Academy of Arts & Sciences and Chairman Emeritus at Interactive Engagement Group LLC and on the board of 7 other companies.
In the past he was Chairman for WNET, Co-Chairman of The Mount Sinai Hospital, Vice President at Neurogen Corp., Chairman at The Jewish Federations of North America, Inc., Chairman of Conference of Presidents of Major Amer. Jewish Organizations, Chairman of The Jewish Agency for Israel and President at UJA-Federation of New York.
James S. Tisch received an undergraduate degree from Cornell University and an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.