Notable Alumni


Gary Bettman '72 (Commissioner of the NHL) and Sanford Weill '55 (Co-Chairman of Citigroup) are both proud alumni from the Beta Chapter at Cornell. Here are some other notable Alpha Epsilon Pi alums.

  • Irving Azoff - Former President, MCA Records, Illinois '70
  • Herbert Baum - President, Quaker Oil, Drake '58
  • Newton Becker - Founder, Becker CPA Review Course, Kent State '52
  • Gary Bettman - Commissioner, National Hockey League, Cornell '72
  • Wolf Blitzer - Journalist, Author, CNN Correspondent, SUNY Buffalo '70
  • Myles Brand - President, Indiana University, R.P.I. '64
  • James Brooks - Director of "Terms of Endearment"/ Producer of "The Simpsons", NYU '58
  • Ken Chertow - U.S. Wrestling Team, Penn State '89
  • Richard H. Frank - President of Walt Disney Studios, Illinois '64
  • Steve Friedman - Executive Producer of NBC Nightly News, Illinois '68
  • Art Garfunkel - Singer/Composer, Columbia '64
  • Leonard Goldberg - Former Chairman of 20th Century Fox, Pennsylvania '55
  • Steve Goldman - Executive Vice President, Paramount Pictures, Illinois '64
  • Nathaniel Goldstein - Former New York Attorney General, NYU '15, (deceased)
  • Sheldon Good - International Realtor, World President of FIBICA Illinois '55
  • Russ Herman - Past President, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Tulane '64
  • David Horowitz - Television Personality/Consumer Advocate, Bradley '59
  • William Immerman - Former Senior VP for 20th century Fox/Film Producer, Wisconsin '59
  • Allan Jaffe - Family Owner of New Orleans' Preservation Hall, Pennsylvania '57, (deceased)
  • Martin Leaf - Family Owner, Founder, Leaf Candies and Donruss Baseball Cards, Illinois '47
  • Jerry Lewis - Comedian/Chairman of the Muscular Dystrophy Association, Washington
  • Richard Lewis - Actor/Comedian, Ohio State '69
  • David Markin - Chairman of U.S. Tennis Association, Bradley '53
  • Perry Mendel - Founder, Kinder Care Day Care Centers, Emory '43
  • Charles Moskowitz - Former President/Treasurer, MGM Studios, NYU '14 (deceased)
  • Louis Nizer - Lawyer/Novelist, Columbia (deceased)
  • Ron Popeil - Inventor, Infomercial Producer, Owner, Ronco Industries, Illinois '57
  • Jerry Reinsdorf - Owner of Chicago Bulls and Chicago White Sox, George Washington '57
  • Abe Saperstein - Former owner of Harlem Globetrotters, Illinois, (deceased)
  • Samuel Shapiro - Former Illinois Governor, Illinois '29, (deceased)
  • Fred Silverman - Independent Producer, Former President NBC Television, Syracuse '58
  • Chet Simmons - Founder of ESPN, George Washington '50
  • Paul Simon - Singer/Composer, Queens '63
  • Jack Stahl - Former President, Coca Cola, Emory '76
  • Steve Stone - Chicago Cubs Announcer, Kent State '69
  • Sanford Weill - Co-chairman, Citigroup, Cornell '55
  • Gene Wilder - Actor/Producer/Director, Iowa '55
  • Walter Winchell - Early Gossip Columnist/Radio Personality, Miami, (deceased)
  • Scott Wolf - Actor, George Washington '91
  • Boris Yaro - 4-Time Pulitzer Prize Winning Photographer, St. Univ. of Iowa / USC
  • H. Albert Young - Former Delaware Attorney General, Delaware '26, (deceased)
  • Mark Zuckerberg - Creator of Facebook, Harvard '06