The Businessman-Diplomat: The Businessman-Diplomat

NORMAN K. WINSTON

AMERICAN businessmen must now take the role of the businessmen-diplomats of 50 years ago." Few men practice their preachments with more determined zeal than the author of those words, Norman Kenneth Winston, 59, an impish-faced, meticulously dressed man who ranks among the world's biggest builders (more than 20,000 houses and apartments worth $300 million), runs so many construction and real estate companies (more than 100) that he has lost count, manages a huge personal fortune ($40 million)—and still finds time to hustle continuously from continent to continent as envoy extraordinaire...

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