Class of 1993
Alex was 82 at the time of his induction and served as president of Joyva Corp. a family owned company founded in 1906. He joined the company in 1926. He was a director of the Association of Manufacturers of Confectionery and Chocolate. He was known for his humanitarian work, having succeeded his father as a vice-president and trustee of the Brookdale Hospital in New York.
Alex and his brothers Harry and Milton, also inducted in 1993, played an integral part in the combined character of this closely-knit family and company. Each brother served as an officer of the firm and shared all responsibilities equally with one another.