Herb worked in New York City as an Art Director for advertising agencies like Doyle, Dane & Bernbach, Grey Advertising, and others. He won over 100 awards for print ads and TV commercials. His photographs have been published in National magazines and his work has been shown in museums and galleries. Herb started and ran his own agency (Sklar Lennett, Inc) which he retired from at the age of 62.
He is now 80 and lives in Fort Myers, Florida at Shell Point Retirement Community. Aside from its medical, physical, cognitive and spiritual activities, it is especially active in the arts. There is a fully equipped photography studio where he is working.