Tag Archives: Forbes

FORBES NAMES OPRAH WINFREY RICHEST SELF-MADE WOMAN IN CALIFORNIA

It’s no secret Oprah Winfrey has a net worth of over $3 billion dollars, placing her #569 on Forbes’ List of the World’s Billionaires. Although she isn’t #1 on this list, Oprah takes the cake as the richest self- made woman in California with a net worth of $3.2 billion dollars.

Continue reading FORBES NAMES OPRAH WINFREY RICHEST SELF-MADE WOMAN IN CALIFORNIA

Meet The African-American Billionaire Businessman Who’s Richer Than Michael Jordan

As a junior at Denver’s East High School in the 1970s, Robert F. Smith showed a fascination for the geekiest subject there: Computer science. The transistor held particular wonder for him. This small device, a crucial valve controlling the flow of electrons within a computer, had been invented at Bell Labs. Bell had a nearby office. Maybe he should work at Bell, too.

Continue reading Meet The African-American Billionaire Businessman Who’s Richer Than Michael Jordan

Meet The Most Powerful Sports Agents In The World

There are only three sure things in life: death, taxes andScott Boras dominating the sports agent business. With a staggering $2.3 billion in active MLB player contracts negotiated, netting him more than $117 million in commissions, Boras once again leads Forbes’ ranking of The World’s Most Powerful Sports Agents.

Continue reading Meet The Most Powerful Sports Agents In The World