Sentenced to 25 years in federal prison in 2008 for conspiracy, money-laundering and false claims in bankruptcy court.
Cousin of singer Art Garfunkel.
Former manager of the Backstreet Boys and *NSYNC.
Died at the Federal Correctional Institute in Texarkana, Texas while serving a 25-year sentence for a Ponzi scheme.
He also managed the careers of Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, and LFO, a group consisting of Rich Cronin, Devin Lima, and Brad Fischetti to name others.
Buried at New Montefiore Cemetery in West Babylon, Long Island, New York.
As a child family moved from Brooklyn and settled in Mitchell Gardens at 25-40 Union St Flushing, New York.
Found Trans Continental Records.
Started his career running a blimp advertising business.