Jacob Ben Ari

IAC Philadelphia Council Member

Jacob was born and raised in Israel and is a veteran of the 1973 War.  Since arriving in the United States, he has earned Bachelor of Science degree in textile engineering from Philadelphia University (Philadelphia College of Textile and Sciences), founded and managed a textile manufacturing operation, and established a thriving jewelry company. Jacob actively supports many Jewish organizations and strongly supports the IAC as a requisite vehicle to broaden the bridge between Israeli and American cultures.