Born in Flemington, New Jersey. Married to Donna with three children. He began collecting coins at age 7. Employed at 14 by John Albanese. Employed full time as a dealer after 1978. Employed by Tom Noe in 1983.
Salzberg and Albanese founded Numismatic Guarantee Corporation (NGC) in 1988. Chairman of NGC and Numismatic Conservations Service (NCS).
He received an ANA Presidential Award in 1998. In 2006 he was honored as ANA “Numismatist of the Year.”
profile: NN/WW 3/16/99 (photo), NUM 8/06Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies