J. J. Murdock

Name:
J. J. Murdock
Role:
President of Pathé Exchanges, Inc.
Born:
1860
Died:
1948

About

President of Pathé Exchanges, Inc., and member of the board of directors of Radio-Keith-Orpheum Corporation. Began his career in vaudeville in 1896 as a theatre manager in Chicago. He moved to New York as a theatrical manager in 1908 and formed the International Projecting and Producing Company in 1909. He was one of the organizers of the merger of Pathé Exchange with Producers Distributing Corporation and the Keith theatre circuit in 1927, and served as its president until he retired in 1929.

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